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abroad

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adverb or adjective \ə-ˈbrȯd\

Simple Definition of abroad

  • : in or to a foreign country

  • : going from one person to the next : talked about or known about by many people

  • : away from your home

Full Definition of abroad

  1. 1 :  over a wide area :  widely

  2. 2 :  away from one's home

  3. 3 :  beyond the boundaries of one's country

  4. 4 :  in wide circulation :  about

  5. 5 :  wide of the mark :  astray

13th Century

First Known Use of abroad

13th century

Rhymes with abroad



ABROAD Defined for Kids

abroad

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adverb or adjective \ə-ˈbrȯd\

Definition of abroad

  1. 1 :  over a wide area <The tree's branches are spread abroad.>

  2. 2 :  in the open :  outdoors <Few people are abroad at this early hour.>

  3. 3 :  in or to a foreign country <travel abroad>

  4. 4 :  known to many people <The rumor soon got abroad.>





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