foreign

[ fawr-in, for- ]

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FOREIGN

His own situation was described as happy as it could be in a foreign land.

A foreign stain floated on the surface, but never mingled with its waters.

Besides, this was the first foreign shore his foot had ever trodden.

But he was a generous man and all meanness of spirit was foreign to his soul.

The Jews were the subjects of a foreign race and money was scarce.

They had forced the foreign immigrants to work in their factories.

Their first act is to lower the duties on the importation of foreign cattle!

No ambition, no temptation, lures her to thought of foreign dominions.

This announcement by the Foreign Secretary was warmly applauded by the House.

There is no longer a clear division between what is foreign and what is domestic.

RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR FOREIGN

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