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1. foreign-born

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

Synonyms

  • strange
  • nonnative

Antonyms

  • familiarity
  • nativeness
  • domestic

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1. Noun Phrase
Traveling to a foreign country can be as exciting as it is nerve racking.

2. country

noun. ['ˈkʌntri'] a politically organized body of people under a single government.

Synonyms

  • Dominion
  • Reich
  • estate of the realm
  • ally
  • foreign country
  • world power
  • political entity
  • developing country
  • the three estates
  • major power
  • rogue state
  • sea power
  • commonwealth
  • res publica
  • body politic
  • rogue nation
  • power
  • land
  • renegade state
  • suzerain
  • state
  • political unit
  • estate
  • nation
  • superpower
  • commonwealth country
  • great power
  • city-state

Antonyms

  • unfreeze
  • unblock
  • remember
  • ability

Etymology

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

3. country

noun. ['ˈkʌntri'] the territory occupied by a nation.

Synonyms

  • African nation
  • buffer state
  • European nation
  • department
  • buffer country
  • midland
  • Asian country
  • banana republic
  • tax haven
  • administrative division
  • kingdom
  • country of origin
  • homeland
  • South American nation
  • domain
  • North American nation
  • land
  • European country
  • demesne
  • administrative district
  • African country
  • native land
  • province
  • Asian nation
  • mother country
  • state
  • territorial division
  • North American country
  • South American country
  • motherland
  • sultanate

Antonyms

  • obscurity
  • incomprehensible
  • indefinite
  • forbid

Etymology

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

4. 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))

5. country

noun. ['ˈkʌntri'] the people who live in a nation or country.

Synonyms

  • Spanish people
  • Irish
  • English people
  • Spanish
  • British people
  • Dutch people
  • British
  • French people
  • French
  • Dutch
  • land
  • people
  • Irish people
  • Swiss
  • subject
  • Swiss people
  • national
  • nation
  • Brits

Antonyms

  • free
  • natural object
  • unstuff
  • show

Etymology

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

6. country

noun. ['ˈkʌntri'] an area outside of cities and towns.

Synonyms

  • weald
  • lea
  • geographical area
  • ley
  • farmland
  • scrubland
  • countryside
  • wold
  • geographical region
  • farming area
  • rural area
  • geographic region
  • pastureland
  • boondocks
  • hinterland
  • grazing land
  • geographic area
  • back country
  • pasture

Antonyms

  • invalidate
  • disapprove
  • disallow
  • decertify

Etymology

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

7. 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))

8. 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))

9. country

noun. ['ˈkʌntri'] a particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).

Synonyms

  • free zone
  • block
  • anchorage ground
  • broadcast area
  • centre
  • clear
  • open
  • middle
  • high country
  • rain shadow
  • space
  • fireside
  • safety
  • stamping ground
  • scene
  • center
  • playground
  • region
  • city block
  • no man's land
  • staging area
  • winner's circle
  • corner
  • hearth
  • shrubbery
  • free port
  • tank farm
  • refuge
  • haunt
  • bed-ground
  • vacation spot
  • bedground
  • arena
  • hangout
  • eye
  • retreat
  • bed ground
  • section
  • resort area
  • neighborhood
  • no-go area
  • resort
  • area
  • anchorage
  • danger
  • repair
  • quadrant
  • heart
  • hunting ground

Antonyms

  • lose
  • indistinct
  • unclearness
  • unclear

Etymology

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

10. 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))
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