adjective, state·side 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>


(United) States + side
First Known Use: 1943


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



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