Foreign

English vocabulary and translations (See all)

Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons for free.

Definition

(a) foreign (country): (an) overseas, exotic, distant (country)
adjective
foreign affairs matters or issues concerning international relations
Horatio is from a foreign country but he speaks perfect English.

Examples

  • "I am not interested in outsourcing our customer service work to foreign countries for a variety of reasons."
  • "Wellington, the capital, is attracting a lot of foreign investment these days."
  • "This international restaurant 'app' is handy when you arrive in a foreign city."
  • "Mrs Lee : As I wrote in my e-mail, Mr Connors, most of our clients are foreign companies like the Delavigne Corporation."
  • "Bruno : The company covers accommodation expenses for new foreign employees."
  • "Perhaps you are a purist and limit yourself to downloading pornography and heavy metal music, however whether you are podcasting vegan recipes or ranting about Venezuelan foreign policy on a message board, it seems clear that the Web has become less of an occasional tool than a full-time distraction."
  • "Mrs. Brady has over 30 years' experience teaching English and has a TCFL (Teaching Cornish as a Foreign Language) diploma."
  • "Edward : Do you have any foreign beers?"
  • "I don't have any foreign beer."

Still having difficulties with 'Foreign'? Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons and receive a free level assessment.


Do you have smart way of remembering 'Foreign'? Share it with us!