• 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
        • A bird dog, according to David Smith of the National Bird Dog Museum, can include such breeds as the English pointer and setter, the American Brittany, the German short-haired pointer and the vizsla.
        • Romney had already taken leave from Bain Capital by the time the American Pad & Paper layoffs took place.
        • The restaurant was overcrowded, loud and full of the kind of hyperdifferentiated nonsense that ordinary Americans swim through every day, never assuming it can or should be fully understood.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • American Indians apparently were aware of the poisonous properties of the zigadenes.
        • American Fruit Processors of California championed the goji berry, açaí and mangosteen as superantioxidants.
      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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