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1. correspondent

noun. ['ˌkɔrəˈspɑːndənt'] someone who communicates by means of letters.

Synonyms

  • communicator
  • pen-friend
  • letter writer

Antonyms

  • dissimilitude
  • unlikeness
  • unlike
  • irreplaceable

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Words that Rhyme with Foreign Correspondent

  • corespondent
  • despondent

2. correspondent

noun. ['ˌkɔrəˈspɑːndənt'] a journalist employed to provide news stories for newspapers or broadcast media.

Synonyms

  • newspaperman
  • newspaperwoman
  • newswriter
  • pressman
  • war correspondent
  • foreign correspondent

Antonyms

  • alikeness
  • likeness
  • similitude
  • similarity

3. correspondent

adjective. ['ˌkɔrəˈspɑːndənt'] similar or equivalent in some respects though otherwise dissimilar.

Synonyms

  • similar

Antonyms

  • dissimilarity
  • different

4. foreign-born

adjective. of persons born in another area or country than that lived in.

Synonyms

  • strange
  • nonnative

Antonyms

  • familiarity
  • nativeness
  • domestic

5. foreign

adjective. ['ˈfɔrən, ˈfɑːrən'] of concern to or concerning the affairs of other nations (other than your own).

Synonyms

  • overseas
  • international
  • outside
  • external

Antonyms

  • national
  • citizen
  • acquaintance
  • unestablished

Etymology

  • forein (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • forain (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. foreign

adjective. ['ˈfɔrən, ˈfɑːrən'] relating to or originating in or characteristic of another place or part of the world.

Synonyms

  • tramontane
  • alien
  • established
  • foreign-born
  • unnaturalised
  • nonnative
  • imported
  • exotic
  • naturalized
  • unnaturalized
  • foreignness
  • unfamiliarity
  • adventive
  • curiousness
  • strangeness

Antonyms

  • familiarity
  • nativeness
  • familiar
  • cismontane

Etymology

  • forein (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • forain (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. foreign

adjective. ['ˈfɔrən, ˈfɑːrən'] not contained in or deriving from the essential nature of something.

Synonyms

  • extrinsic

Antonyms

  • unsettled
  • unorthodox

Etymology

  • forein (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • forain (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. foreign

adjective. ['ˈfɔrən, ˈfɑːrən'] not belonging to that in which it is contained; introduced from an outside source.

Synonyms

  • adulterant
  • adulterating

Antonyms

  • unproved
  • unplanted
  • usualness

Etymology

  • forein (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • forain (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

Example sentences of the word foreign-correspondent


1. Noun Phrase
James Wilde, a foreign correspondent and 32-year veteran journalist for Time Magazine, used olfactory imagery to describe his experience reporting on the Vietnam conflict.

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