Emotions alien to her temperament.
A person from the United States living in Italy without citizenship is an example of an alien.
Science fiction about an invasion of aliens.
Cruel words alien to his lips.
Beliefs alien to one's religion.
Alien subjects, enemies, property, or shores.
The idea of multiple gods is an example of something that is alien to many monotheistic people.
A person living in Ireland without having citizenship there is alien.
Origin of alien
- Middle English from Old French from Latin aliēnus from alius other al-1 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition