from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The status of a citizen with its attendant duties, rights, and privileges.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The status of being a citizen.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The state of being a citizen; the status of a citizen.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state of being vested with the rights and privileges of a citizen. See citizen.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the status of a citizen with rights and duties
  • n. conduct as a citizen


citizen +‎ -ship (Wiktionary)



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