from abroad

  • 1 from abroad — index alien (foreign) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 from abroad — from a foreign country, from another country …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 3 Players from Abroad — Elisabeth Bergner gehörte zu den Players from Abroad The Players from Abroad waren ein deutsches Emigrantenensemble in den USA. Die 1941 von Gert von Gontards gegründeten Bühne war lange Zeit das einzige deutschsprachige Theater in den… …

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  • 4 Home Thoughts From Abroad — is a song by Clifford Ward. The name of the song is taken from a poem by Robert Browning. [ [http://www.englishverse.com/poems/home thoughts from abroad Home Thoughts, from Abroad, by Robert Browning ] ] References …

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  • 5 from overseas — from abroad …

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  • 6 abroad — [ə brôd′] adv. [ME abrode < on brod: see ON & BROAD] 1. broadly; far and wide 2. in circulation; current [a report is abroad that he has won] 3. outside one s house; outdoors [to stroll abroad] 4 …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 abroad — [[t]əbrɔ͟ːd[/t]] ♦♦♦ 1) ADV: ADV after v, n ADV, be ADV, from ADV If you go abroad, you go to a foreign country, usually one which is separated from the country where you live by an ocean or a sea. I would love to go abroad this year, perhaps to… …

    English dictionary

  • 8 abroad — a|broad W3S2 [əˈbro:d US əˈbro:d] adv [Date: 1500 1600; Origin: abroad over a wide area (13 21 centuries), from broad] 1.) in or to a foreign country ▪ I ve never lived abroad before. ▪ She often goes abroad on business. ▪ We never travelled… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 abroad — adv. from abroad (he had to return from abroad) * * * [ə brɔːd] from abroad (he had to return from abroad) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 10 abroad — /əˈbrɔd / (say uh brawd) adverb 1. in or to a foreign country or countries: *There was nothing mythic at Sydney: momentous objects, beings, and events all occurred abroad or in the elsewhere of books. –shirley hazzard, 1980. 2. out of doors: *She …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 11 abroad — /euh brawd /, adv. 1. in or to a foreign country or countries: famous at home and abroad. 2. in or to another continent: Shall we go to Mexico or abroad this summer? 3. out of doors; from one place to another; about: No one was abroad in the… …

    Universalium

  • 12 abroad — a•broad [[t]əˈbrɔd[/t]] adv. 1) in or to a foreign country or countries: famous at home and abroad[/ex] 2) in or to another continent 3) out of doors; away from one s home: There was no one abroad in the noonday heat[/ex] 4) spread around; in… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 13 abroad — adv. 1 in or to a foreign country or countries. 2 over a wide area; in different directions; everywhere (scatter abroad). 3 at large; freely moving about; in circulation (there is a rumour abroad). 4 archaic in or into the open; out of doors. 5… …

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  • 14 FROM — prep. expressing separation or origin, followed by: 1 a person, place, time, etc., that is the starting point of motion or action, or of extent in place or time (rain comes from the clouds; repeated from mouth to mouth; dinner is served from 8;… …

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  • 15 Abroad — A*broad , adv. [Pref. a + broad.] 1. At large; widely; broadly; over a wide space; as, a tree spreads its branches abroad. [1913 Webster] The fox roams far abroad. Prior. [1913 Webster] 2. Without a certain confine; outside the house; away from… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 16 abroad — (adv.) mid 13c., widely apart, from O.E. on brede, which meant something like at wide (see BROAD (Cf. broad) (adj.)). The sense out of doors, away from home (late 14c.) led to the main modern sense of out of one s country, overseas (mid 15c.) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 17 abroad — 1. adverb a) At large; widely; broadly; over a wide space A tree spreads its branches abroad. b) Without a certain confine; outside the house; away from ones abode to walk abroad Syn: overseas 2 …

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  • 18 abroad — [13] It was only in the 15th century that abroad came to mean ‘in foreign parts’. Earlier, it had been used for ‘out of doors’, a sense still current today, if with a rather archaic air; but originally it meant ‘widely’ or ‘about’ (as in ‘noise… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 19 abroad — [13] It was only in the 15th century that abroad came to mean ‘in foreign parts’. Earlier, it had been used for ‘out of doors’, a sense still current today, if with a rather archaic air; but originally it meant ‘widely’ or ‘about’ (as in ‘noise… …

    Word origins

  • 20 From Beyond the Grave — Infobox Film name = From Beyond the Grave image size = caption = German poster director = Kevin Connor producer = Max Rosenberg Milton Subotsky writer = Raymond Christodoulou Robin Clarke starring = Peter Cushing Donald Pleasence Ian Bannen Diana …

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