noun for·eign·er \ˈfr-ə-nər, ˈfär-\

: a person who is from a country that is not your own

Full Definition of FOREIGNER

:  a person belonging to or owing allegiance to a foreign country
chiefly dialect :  one not native to a place or community :  stranger 1c

Examples of FOREIGNER

  1. <I can tell by your accent you're a foreigner in these parts.>

First Known Use of FOREIGNER

15th century

Rhymes with FOREIGNER

FOREIGNER Defined for Kids


noun for·eign·er \ˈfr-ə-nər\

Definition of FOREIGNER for Kids

:  a person who is from a foreign country


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