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Meaning & Definition of Nation in English

English

Nation

/neʃən/

noun

1. A politically organized body of people under a single government

  • "The state has elected a new president"
  • "African nations"
  • "Students who had come to the nation's capitol"
  • "The country's largest manufacturer"
  • "An industrialized land"
    synonym:
  • state
  • ,
  • nation
  • ,
  • country
  • ,
  • land
  • ,
  • commonwealth
  • ,
  • res publica
  • ,
  • body politic

2. The people who live in a nation or country

  • "A statement that sums up the nation's mood"
  • "The news was announced to the nation"
  • "The whole country worshipped him"
    synonym:
  • nation
  • ,
  • land
  • ,
  • country

3. United states prohibitionist who raided saloons and destroyed bottles of liquor with a hatchet (1846-1911)

    synonym:
  • Nation
  • ,
  • Carry Nation
  • ,
  • Carry Amelia Moore Nation

4. A federation of tribes (especially native american tribes)

  • "The shawnee nation"
    synonym:
  • nation

Examples of using

Literature is the future of a nation.
In 2003, Niue became the first "Wi-fi" nation in the world.
Every nation has its own language.