AskDefine | Define foreigner

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1 a person who comes from a foreign country; someone who does not owe allegiance to your country [syn: alien, noncitizen, outlander] [ant: citizen]
2 someone who is excluded from or is not a member of a group [syn: outsider]

User Contributed Dictionary




  1. A person from a foreign country.
  2. A private job run by an employee at a trade factory rather than going through the business.

Related terms


person in a foreign land

Extensive Definition

Foreigner may refer to:

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

Uitlander, alien, barbarian, deracine, displaced person, emigre, exile, foreign devil, gringo, immigrant, new arrival, newcomer, outlander, outlaw, outsider, refugee, stranger, the Wandering Jew, tramontane, ultramontane, wanderer
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