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denizen is pronounced in three syllables
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An example use of denizen in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
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meanings of denizen
An animal or plant from a particular range or habitat.
A person with rights between those of naturalized citizen and resident alien (roughly permanent resident), obtained through letters patent. Though born in Iceland, he became a denizen of Britain after leaving Oxford.
One who frequents a place.
A foreign word that has become naturalised in another language.
An inhabitant of a place; one who dwells in.
To provide with denizens; to populate with adopted or naturalized occupants.