Definition of FOREIGN

Adjective : FOREIGN

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) of concern to or concerning the affairs of other nations (other than your own); "foreign trade"; "a foreign office" ;

  • 2. (

    ) relating to or originating in or characteristic of another place or part of the world; "foreign nations"; "a foreign accent"; "on business in a foreign city" ;

  • 3. (

    ) not contained in or deriving from the essential nature of something; "an economic theory alien to the spirit of capitalism"; "the mysticism so foreign to the French mind and temper"; "jealousy is foreign to her nature" ;

  • 4. (

    ) not belonging to that in which it is contained; introduced from an outside source; "water free of extraneous matter"; "foreign particles in milk" ;

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