Noun: peoples pee-p(u)lz
Noun: people pee-pul
- The human beings of a particular nation, community or ethnic group
"the indigenous peoples of Australia"
Verb: people pee-pul
- (plural) any group of human beings (men, women or children) collectively
"old people"; "there were at least 200 people in the audience"
- The body of citizens of a state or country
"the Spanish people";
- Members of a family line
"his people have been farmers for generations"; "are your people still alive?"
- The common people generally
"power to the people";
- multitude, masses, mass, hoi polloi, the great unwashed
- Fill with people
"Stalin wanted to people the empty steppes"
- Furnish with people
Type of: dwell, family, family line, folk, group, grouping, inhabit, kinfolk, kinsfolk, live, phratry, populate, sept
Part of: human beings, human race, humanity, humankind, humans, man, mankind, world
Encyclopedia: Peoples, Kentucky People, States and Fear