resident alien Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “resident alien” in the English Dictionary

"resident alien" in Business English

See all translations

resident aliennoun [C]

uk   us   LAW
someone who has ​permission to ​live in a ​foreign country either permanently or temporarily: If you are a ​residentalien, you must ​follow the same ​taxlaws as US ​citizens.
(Definition of resident alien from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of resident alien?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
public school

in England, an expensive type of private school (= school paid for by parents not by the government)

Word of the Day