Pronunciation of Foreign
/fˈɒɹən/, /fˈɒɹən/, /f_ˈɒ_ɹ_ə_n/
Antonyms for foreign:
autochthonic, municipal, essential, home, domestic, native, autochthonous, aboriginal, inbred, indigenous, inborn, homegrown, purifying, interior, autochthonal, national, endemic, internal, inherent, innate, congenital.
Synonyms for foreign:
immaterial, extraneous, inadmissible, outside, foreign-born, unessential, Unallied, irrelevant, outlandish, other, nonessential, disconnected, outer, separate, parenthetical, impertinent, inappropriate, unaffiliated, disjoint, inapplicable, detached, strange, alien, exotic, unrelated, dissociated, disaffiliated, external, removed, separated, extrinsic, extraterrestrial, estranged, eerie, segregated.
from another country, experience (adjective)
established, unnaturalised, extrinsic, foreign-born, abroad, adulterant, exotic, adventive, naturalized, nonnative, international, imported, unnaturalized, strange, alien, adulterating, extraneous, tramontane, outside, overseas, external.
Usage examples for foreign:
- His foreign influence might deserve a chapter by itself. - "Emerson and Other Essays", John Jay Chapman.
- But the letter was written in a foreign language, and the Cheap Jack and his wife were no wiser for it than the miller's man. - "Jan of the Windmill", Juliana Horatia Ewing.
- Yet you work with foreign money! - "El Dorado", Baroness Orczy.