Definitions of abroad

  1. to or in a foreign country; "they had never travelled abroad" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. far away from home or one's usual surroundings; "looking afield for new lands to conquer"- R.A.Hall Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. At large; widely; broadly; over a wide space; as, a tree spreads its branches abroad. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Without a certain confine; outside the house; away from one's abode; as, to walk abroad. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Beyond the bounds of a country; in foreign countries; as, we have broils at home and enemies abroad. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. Before the public at large; throughout society or the world; here and there; widely. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. Widely; beyond the limits of house or country: out of doors; to a foreign country. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8. On the broad or open space: out of doors: in another country. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  9. Out of doors; out; in or to a foreign country. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  10. Beyond the bounds of one's home or country; out-of-doors; away; at large. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  11. At large; widely; beyond the bounds of a house or country; before the public at large. To be all abroad, to be far astray; to be at a loss. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for abroad

  1. We still can't be strong at home unless we're strong abroad – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  2. I cried hastily, " Will you be abroad long?" – The Garden Party by Katherine Mansfield