from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adv. Beyond the sea; abroad.
  • adj. Of, relating to, originating in, or situated in countries across the sea.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Abroad.
  • adj. Living (being resident) in a foreign country.
  • adj. Across a sea.
  • adv. Abroad.
  • adv. Across a sea.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as oversea.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. in a foreign country
  • adv. beyond or across the sea
  • adj. being or passing over or across the sea
  • adv. in a place across an ocean


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