overseas

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

1over·seas

adverb \ˌō-vər-ˈsēz\

: in or to a foreign country that is across a sea or ocean

Full Definition of OVERSEAS

:  beyond or across the sea <lived overseas for a time>

Examples of OVERSEAS

  1. The troops were sent overseas.

First Known Use of OVERSEAS

1533

2over·seas

adjective \ˈō-vər-ˌsēz\

Definition of OVERSEAS

1
:  of or relating to movement, transport, or communication over the sea <an overseas liner>
2
:  situated, originating in, or relating to lands beyond the sea <overseas installations> <overseas immigrants>

First Known Use of OVERSEAS

1892

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