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occupant
used in Light in August

3 uses
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Definition
one who lives or habitually works in a specific place

or:

someone presently in a room, car, or seat

or:

someone currently holding a position
  • He opens his eyes in time to see the wagon whirl slewing around the curve beyond and so out of sight, its occupants looking back at him over their shoulders, the whiphand of the driver rising and falling.
    Chapter 14 (86% in)
  • The still invisible occupant snored profoundly.
    Chapter 17 (6% in)
  • For all his pedalling the car overtook him; its occupants leaned shouting toward his set, forwardlooking face.
    Chapter 19 (78% in)

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