Antonyms

1. policy-making

adjective. concerned with policy, not administration.

Antonyms

  • unpolitical

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Example sentences of the word foreign-policy


1. Noun Phrase
Admiral Alfred Thayer Mahan influenced American foreign policy by advocating for expansion into territories to set up military bases.

2. foreign-born

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

Synonyms

  • strange
  • nonnative

Antonyms

  • familiarity
  • nativeness
  • domestic

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. 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))

6. 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))

7. policy

noun. ['ˈpɑːləsi'] a plan of action adopted by an individual or social group.

Synonyms

  • centralism
  • ultramontanism
  • beggar-my-neighbour policy
  • activism
  • beggar-my-neighbour strategy
  • containment
  • obscurantism
  • Thatcherism
  • beggar-my-neighbor policy
  • plan of action
  • moderationism

Antonyms

  • interference
  • intervention
  • nonintervention
  • con

Etymology

  • police (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • polizza (Italian)
  • policie (French)
  • politia (Latin)

8. policy

noun. ['ˈpɑːləsi'] a line of argument rationalizing the course of action of a government.

Synonyms

  • argument
  • argumentation
  • party line
  • zero-tolerance policy
  • line of reasoning
  • clericalism
  • logical argument
  • line
  • plank
  • social policy
  • economic policy
  • Zionism

Antonyms

  • nonconformity
  • noncompliance
  • empty
  • dissuasion

Etymology

  • police (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • polizza (Italian)
  • policie (French)
  • politia (Latin)

9. policy

noun. ['ˈpɑːləsi'] written contract or certificate of insurance.

Synonyms

  • insurance policy
  • floater
  • contract
  • insurance

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • natural object
  • curve
  • straight line

Etymology

  • police (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • polizza (Italian)
  • policie (French)
  • politia (Latin)
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