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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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  • pediatrician
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  • extradition
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2. mission

noun. ['ˈmɪʃən'] an organization of missionaries in a foreign land sent to carry on religious work.

Synonyms

  • NGO
  • nongovernmental organization
  • missionary post
  • foreign mission

Antonyms

  • parallel operation
  • inactiveness
  • inaction
  • studio

Etymology

  • mission (French)
  • missio (Latin)

3. 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))

4. 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))

5. mission

noun. ['ˈmɪʃən'] a special assignment that is given to a person or group.

Synonyms

  • fool's errand
  • suicide mission
  • martyr operation
  • commission
  • charge
  • mission impossible
  • assignment
  • sacrifice operation

Antonyms

  • empty
  • negative charge
  • positive charge
  • disclaim

Etymology

  • mission (French)
  • missio (Latin)

6. mission

noun. ['ˈmɪʃən'] an operation that is assigned by a higher headquarters.

Synonyms

  • combat mission
  • search mission
  • search and destroy mission
  • military mission
  • operation
  • military operation

Antonyms

  • arise
  • pay cash
  • nonalignment
  • finish

Etymology

  • mission (French)
  • missio (Latin)

7. mission

noun. ['ˈmɪʃən'] the organized work of a religious missionary.

Synonyms

  • work
  • missionary work
  • dawah

Antonyms

  • absolve
  • calm
  • overcharge
  • discharge

Etymology

  • mission (French)
  • missio (Latin)

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. 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))

10. mission

noun. ['ˈmɪʃən'] a group of representatives or delegates.

Synonyms

  • embassy
  • delegacy
  • diplomatic mission
  • organisation
  • deputation
  • commission
  • organization

Antonyms

  • minor surgery
  • major surgery
  • serial operation
  • asynchronous operation

Etymology

  • mission (French)
  • missio (Latin)
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