Villager
Villager Vil"la*ger, n. An inhabitant of a village. [1913 Webster]

Brutus had rather be a villager Than to repute himself a son of Rome Under these hard condition. --Shak. [1913 Webster]


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  • villager — noun Date: 1570 an inhabitant of a village …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • villager — vil|lag|er [ˈvılıdʒə US ər] n someone who lives in a village …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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