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Abroad appears in the following palindrome (phrase that reads the same backward as forward):

  • "Sir, a pro seminar’s abroad!" I remonstrate, "Live vile tarts? No, Merida or Basra, Nimes or Paris!"
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Definition of the adjective abroad

What does abroad mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more abroad / most abroad

  1. in a foreign country

Definition of the adverb abroad

What does abroad mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?


  1. to or in a foreign country
    • example: they had never travelled abroad
  2. far away from home or one's usual surroundings
  3. in a place across an ocean

Alternative definition of the adverb abroad


  1. [dated] At large; widely; broadly; over a wide space
  2. [dated] Without a certain confine; outside the house; away from one's abode
  3. Beyond the bounds of a country; in foreign countries.
  4. [dated] Before the public at large; throughout society or the world; here and there; widely.

Definition of the noun abroad

What does abroad mean as a name of something?


  1. [neologism] countries or lands abroad

Phrases with Abroad

  1. Study abroad
  2. service abroad

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Abroad

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Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of African Cultural Heritage in North America (2015)

by Mwalimu J. Shujaa, Kenya J. Shujaa

Jacqueline HowardMatthews Jacqueline HowardMatthews HowardMatthews, Jacqueline Study Abroad and Cultural Awareness Study abroad and cultural awareness 799 804 ...

Google previewThe International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (2015)

by Orr, James

“come abroad” is used in Rom. 16:19 to indicate a report that has been most widely diffused (literally, “did reach unto all”). Similar idiomatic translations of the King James ...

Google previewRoutledge Encyclopedia of Language Teaching and Learning (2013)

by Michael Byram, Adelheid Hu

The necessary expertise is acquired through personal learning abroad experiences and, more importantly, through teacher education and the provision of specialized courses dealing with the pedagogy and methodology of exchanges and ...

Google previewWorld Encyclopedia of Entrepreneurship (2011)

by Leo Paul Dana

export directly to customers abroad or (2) export indirectly through an intermediary (Peng and York , 2001). Direct exporting is a common path to internationalization and is well ...

Google previewThe New Universal English Dictionary ... To which is added, a dictionary of cant words ... The fourth edition, carefully corrected by Mr. Buchanan, etc (1760)

by Nathan BAILEY

a flewing abroad, or divers ways. DlFFLU 'ENT ( dffuen:, L.) loose and ready to sail asunder. DlFi-'LU'OUS (dzfflmz L.) flowing forth , abroad or several wa s. 2 'so DlFFUNDl (dffmderg L. to pour out, to scatter ...

Google previewPhilologia Anglicana: or, a Philological and synonymical dictionary of the English language; in which the words are deduced from their originals-their sense defined-and the same illustrated and supported by proper examples and notes, critical and explanatory. [“A-Adornment” only.] (1806)

by Benjamin DAWSON (Rector of Burgh, Suffolk.)

For whatever is or acts abroad, mustbe in the situation denoted by these'terms; Hence we can say with propriety—“ Let the bird out of the cage, ...

Google previewWörterbuch der Handels-, Finanz- und Rechtssprache / Dictionary of Commerical, Financial and Legal Terms / Dictionnaire des Termes Commerciaux, Financiers et Juridiques (2012)


| ~e Beziehungen | relations abroad || rapports avec l' extérieur | ~es Fabrikat | foreign product || produit étranger | ~e Gesellschaft | foreign ...

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Quotes about Abroad

at home, all these mountains are ours
abroad, all these dreams are ours
at home, all the people are our brothers
abroad, they're not, they're the others. (Ric S. Bastasa)
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Scrabble value of A1B3R1O1A1D2

The value of this 6-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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