stateside


1state·side

adjective, often capitalized \ˈstāt-ˌsīd\

Definition of STATESIDE

:  being in, going to, coming from, or characteristic of the 48 conterminous states of the United States <transferred from Europe to stateside duty>

Origin of STATESIDE

(United) States + side
First Known Use: 1943

2stateside

adverb, often capitalized

: in or to the U.S.

Full Definition of STATESIDE

:  in or to the continental United States

Examples of STATESIDE

  1. It's a car model that will be sold stateside for the first time next year.
  2. He's been living in England for several years but he's returning stateside next month.

First Known Use of STATESIDE

1943

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