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abroad

adverb or adjective \ə-ˈbrd\

: 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
:  over a wide area :  widely
2
:  away from one's home
3
:  beyond the boundaries of one's country
4
:  in wide circulation :  about
5
:  wide of the mark :  astray
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First Known Use of ABROAD

13th century

Rhymes with ABROAD

ABROAD Defined for Kids

abroad

adverb or adjective \ə-ˈbrd\

Definition of ABROAD for Kids

1
:  over a wide area <The tree's branches are spread abroad.>
2
:  in the open :  outdoors <Few people are abroad at this early hour.>
3
:  in or to a foreign country <travel abroad>
4
:  known to many people <The rumor soon got abroad.>

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