inhabitantnoun [ C ]uk /ɪnˈhæb.ɪ.tənt/ us /ɪnˈhæb.ɪ.tənt/
- The Aborigines are the native inhabitants of Australia.
- The city of Ely has about 10,000 inhabitants.
- Many of the immigrants have intermarried with the island's original inhabitants.
- It was so exciting to see that our birdbox has some new inhabitants.
- The first inhabitant of the farm was my great-grandfather, who built the house.