Abroad definition

ə-brôd
Out of one's own country.
adjective
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In a foreign country or countries.
adjective
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6
Away from one's home.
adjective
10
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Out of one's own country.
adjective
5
1
Outside one's own country; to or in foreign countries; specif., to or in another continent; overseas.
adverb
5
2
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Abroad is defined as something done in any country or countries that are not your own.

An example of goods made abroad for the US customer are goods made in China.

adverb
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The definition of abroad is a country or countries which are not your home country.

For a person who lives in the US, visiting England is example of going abroad.

noun
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In a foreign country or countries.
adjective
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Away from one's home.
adjective
1
0
In circulation; at large.
adjective
1
0
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A foreign country or countries in which to live or travel.
noun
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A foreign country or countries in which to live or travel.
noun
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Covering a large area; widely.
adjective
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(archaic) Not on target; in error.
adjective
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Broadly; far and wide.
adverb
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In circulation; current.

A report is abroad that he has won.

adverb
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Outside one's house; outdoors.

To stroll abroad.

adverb
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Wide of the mark; in error.
adverb
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In circulation; at large.
adjective
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1
Covering a large area; widely.
adjective
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1
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(archaic) Not on target; in error.
adjective
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1
from abroad
  • from a foreign land or lands, specif. a land or lands overseas
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Idioms and Phrasal Verbs

from abroad

Origin of abroad

  • Middle English abrod a- in, on a–2 brod broad broad

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Middle English abrod a- in, on a–2 brod broad broad

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition