Definition of Foreign in English :
Define Foreign in English
Foreign meaning in English
Meaning of Foreign in English
Pronunciation of Foreign in English
Foreign pronunciation in English
Pronounce Foreign in Englishsee synonyms of foreign
of concern to or concerning the affairs of other nations (other than your own)
Example Sentences:'foreign trade''a foreign office'
2. foreign, strange
relating to or originating in or characteristic of another place or part of the world
Example Sentences:'foreign nations''a foreign accent''on business in a foreign city'
3. alien, foreign
not contained in or deriving from the essential nature of something
Example Sentences:'an economic theory alien to the spirit of capitalism''the mysticism so foreign to the French mind and temper''jealousy is foreign to her nature'
4. extraneous, foreign
not belonging to that in which it is contained; introduced from an outside source
Example Sentences:'water free of extraneous matter''foreign particles in milk'
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