Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English



plural noun   (also townsfolk,  /ˈtɑʊnzˌfoʊk/)
How to pronounce townspeople plural noun in American English
View dictionary definition of townspeople »
(Pronunciation of townspeople plural noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Definitions of “townspeople” in other dictionaries

Translations of “townspeople”

Word of the Day


a good knowledge of something, or the fact that you know it so well

Word of the Day


Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More