illegal alien

Definition of illegal alien

  1. :  a foreign person who lives in a country without having official permission to live there

Word by Word Definitions

illegalplay
  1. :  not according to or authorized by law :  unlawful, illicit

    :  not sanctioned by official rules (as of a game)

alienplay
  1. :  belonging or relating to another person, place, or thing :  strange

    :  relating, belonging, or owing allegiance to another country or government :  foreign

    :  exotic

  1. :  a person of another family, race, or nation

    :  a foreign-born resident who has not been naturalized and is still a subject or citizen of a foreign country

    :  a foreign-born citizen

  1. :  alienate, estrange

    :  to transfer the title of (property)


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