• Americans are citizens of the United States of America. The country is home to people of many different national origins. As a result, Americans do not equate their nationality with ethnicity, but with citizenship and allegiance.

    Definition of Americans in English Dictionary

  • NounBFAmerican
    1. plural of American.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • It cuts no ice with a British copper to tell him you're an American citizen. 'It's British law and order over here,' says he.
        • After all, to be an Amazonian chief is to be a legend to your tribe alone, but to be a famous Latin American novelist is to be paparazzied for your foibles.
        • On the first Tuesday after the first Monday of November, American voters go to the polls for general elections.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • American Fruit Processors of California championed the goji berry, açaí and mangosteen as superantioxidants.
        • American Indians apparently were aware of the poisonous properties of the zigadenes.
      3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • Stressing American ideals, seven San Diego City high schools last spring presented a series of weekly radio dramas based on the lives of Great Americans.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Noun forms
          • Noun plural forms

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      Look-Alike Words
      1. en American
      2. en Jamericans
      3. en Americana
      4. en americano
      5. en America
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      Meaning of Americans for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "Americans" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form.
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