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  Definition of person
  1. a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
  2. a person''s body (usually including their clothing); "a weapon was hidden on his person"
  3. a grammatical category of pronouns and verb forms; "stop talking about yourself in the third person"
Similar Words: individual, someone, somebody, mortal, human, soul

 

Hyponyms: self, adult, grownup, adventurer, venturer, anomaly, unusual person, applicant, applier, appointee, appointment, capitalist, captor, capturer, changer, modifier, color-blind person, commoner, common man, common person, communicator, contestant, coward, creator, disputant, controversialist, eristic, engineer, applied scientist, technologist, entertainer, experimenter, expert, face, female, female person, individualist, inhabitant, dweller, denizen, indweller, native, indigen, indigene, innocent, inexperienced person, intellectual, intellect, juvenile, juvenile person, lover, leader, male, male person, money handler, money dealer, national, subject, nonreligious person, nonworker, peer, equal, match, compeer, perceiver, observer, beholder, percher, precursor, forerunner, primitive, primitive person, religionist, religious person, sensualist, traveler, traveller, unfortunate, unfortunate person, unwelcome person, persona non grata, unskilled person, worker, African, person of color, person of colour, Black, Black person, blackamoor, Negro, Negroid, White, white person, Caucasian, Amerindian, Native American, Slav, Gentile, Jew, Hebrew, Israelite, Aries, Ram, Taurus, Bull, Gemini, Twin, Cancer, Crab, Leo, Lion, Virgo, Virgin, Libra, Balance, Scorpio, Scorpion, Sagittarius, Archer, Capricorn, Goat, Aquarius, Water Bearer, Pisces, Fish, abomination, abstainer, abstinent, nondrinker, achiever, winner, success, succeeder, acquaintance, friend, acquirer, active, actor, doer, adjudicator, admirer, adoptee, adversary, antagonist, opponent, opposer, resister, advisee, advocate, advocator, proponent, exponent, affiant, amateur, apprehender, appreciator, arrogator, authority, autodidact, baby boomer, boomer, baby buster, buster, bad guy, bad person, baldhead, baldpate, baldy, balker, baulker, noncompliant, bullfighter, toreador, bather, beard, bedfellow, best, topper, biter, blond, blonde, bodybuilder, muscle builder, muscle-builder, musclebuilder, muscleman, bomber, brunet, brunette, candidate, prospect, case, cashier, celebrant, celebrator, celebrater, chameleon, charmer, beguiler, child, baby, chutzpanik, closer, clumsy person, collector, aggregator, combatant, battler, belligerent, fighter, scrapper, complexifier, compulsive, computer user, contemplative, convert, copycat, imitator, emulator, ape, aper, counter, crawler, creeper, creature, wight, creditor, dancer, social dancer, dead person, dead soul, deceased person, deceased, decedent, departed, debaser, degrader, debtor, defecator, voider, delayer, deliverer, demander, differentiator, discriminator, disentangler, unraveler, unraveller, dissenter, dissident, protester, objector, divider, domestic partner, significant other, spousal equivalent, spouse equivalent, double, image, look-alike, dresser, dribbler, driveller, slobberer, drooler, drug user, substance abuser, user, ectomorph, effecter, effector, Elizabethan, emotional person, endomorph, enjoyer, enrollee, explorer, extrovert, extravert, faddist, faller, fastener, fiduciary, first-rater, follower, free agent, free spirit, freewheeler, fugitive, runaway, gainer, weight gainer, gambler, gatekeeper, gatherer, good guy, good person, granter, greeter, saluter, welcomer, grinner, groaner, grunter, guesser, handicapped person, hater, straight person, straight, homo, gay, homunculus, hope, hoper, huddler, hugger, immune, insured, insured person, interpreter, introvert, Jat, jewel, gem, killer, slayer, relative, relation, kneeler, knocker, knower, large person, Latin, laugher, learner, scholar, assimilator, left-hander, lefty, southpaw, life, lightning rod, linguist, polyglot, literate, literate person, liver, longer, thirster, yearner, loose cannon, machine, mailer, malcontent, man, manipulator, man jack, onanist, measurer, nonmember, mesomorph, mestizo, ladino, middlebrow, miracle man, miracle worker, misogamist, mixed-blood, modern, mother hen, mutilator, maimer, mangler, namer, namesake, neglecter, neighbor, neighbour, neutral, nondescript, nonparticipant, nonperson, unperson, nonsmoker, nude, nude person, nurser, occultist, old maid, optimist, orphan, ostrich, ouster, ejector, outcaste, outdoorsman, owner, possessor, pamperer, spoiler, coddler, mollycoddler, pansexual, pardoner, forgiver, excuser, partner, party, passer, personage, personification, perspirer, sweater, philosopher, picker, chooser, selector, pisser, urinator, planner, contriver, deviser, powderer, preserver, propositus, public relations person, pursuer, pussycat, quarter, quitter, radical, realist, rectifier, redhead, redheader, red-header, carrottop, registrant, reliever, allayer, comforter, repeater, rescuer, recoverer, saver, rester, restrainer, controller, revenant, rich person, wealthy person, have, right-hander, right hander, righthander, riser, romper, roundhead, ruler, swayer, rusher, scientist, man of science, scratcher, second-rater, mediocrity, seeder, cloud seeder, seeker, searcher, quester, sentimentalist, romanticist, shaker, mover and shaker, signer, signatory, simpleton, simple, six-footer, skidder, slider, slipper, slave, sleepyhead, sloucher, small person, smasher, smiler, sneezer, sniffer, sniffler, sniveler, snuffer, snuffler, socializer, socialiser, sort, sounding board, sphinx, spitter, expectorator, sprawler, spurner, squinter, squint-eye, stifler, smotherer, stigmatic, stigmatist, stooper, struggler, guinea pig, surrenderer, yielder, survivalist, survivor, suspect, tapper, tempter, termer, terror, scourge, threat, testator, testate, thin person, skin and bones, third-rater, thrower, tiger, toucher, transfer, transferee, transvestite, cross-dresser, trier, attempter, essayer, tyrant, undoer, opener, unfastener, untier, vanisher, victim, dupe, Victorian, visionary, waiter, waker, walk-in, wanter, needer, ward, warrior, watcher, weakling, doormat, wuss, wiggler, wriggler, squirmer, winker, withholder, witness, yawner, first person, second person, third person

 

Member Meronyms: people

 

Derivational Morphology: personalize, personalise, individualize, individualise, personify, personate, body

 

Language Translations:
Basque: pertsona   Breton: den  
Bulgarian: човек   Catalan: persona  
Chinese:   Croatian: osoba  
Danish: person   Dutch: persoon  
Esperanto: persono   Estonian: isik  
Finnish: henkilö and ihminen and persoona   French: personne  
German: Person   Greek: άνθρωπος  
Hebrew: בן אדם and גוף   Hungarian: személy  
Icelandic: manneskja   Indonesian: orang  
Interlingua: persona   Italian: persona  
Japanese:   Korean: 사람  
Latin: homo   Norwegian: person  
Novial: persone   Polish: osoba  
Portuguese: pessoa   Romanian: persoană  
Russian: лицо and человек   Serbian: особа  
Slovak: osoba   Slovene: oseba  
Spanish: persona and personaje   Swedish: person  
Vietnamese: người  
 
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