Definition of people:
(plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively; "old people"; "there were at least 200 people in the audience"
the body of citizens of a state or country; "the Spanish people"
members of a family line; "his people have been farmers for generations"; "are your people still alive?"
the common people generally; "separate the warriors from the mass"; "power to the people"
fill with people; "Stalin wanted to people the empty steppes"
furnish with people; "The plains are sparsely populated"