Definition of stateside
: being in, going to, coming from, or characteristic of the 48 conterminous states of the U.S. transferred from Europe to stateside duty
Recent Examples of stateside from the Web
By the time Art Basel moved stateside to Miami Beach in the early 2000s, the couple was thrilled, Paul Berg said.
Aldi has a four-decade lead on the Lidl, which opened its first stateside stores last week.
Trump pointedly refused to reaffirm U.S. commitment to NATO's sacrosanct Article Five mutual-defense guarantee at the big Brussels summit last month, only to reaffirm it later, in a stateside venue with no European defense chiefs present.
Her size didn't stop her from serving with distinction in Bosnia, Haiti, Somalia, Saudi, Iraq, and then stateside during Hurricane Andrew.
The tradition carried on, exclusively in the Netherlands, until 2010 when the magazine decided to branch out and try its hand at a stateside marijuana-bash.
So does all this indicate a real shot at convincing Shohei Otani, the Fighters’ two-way superstar, to make San Diego his stateside destination?
Palmer-Brown, 20, returned stateside Monday after captaining the United States Under-20 men's national team in the U-20 World Cup last month.
The pattern is one Disney also saw unfold with Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, which got pummeled by stateside critics while swashbuckling its way to a robust worldwide opening.
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Origin and Etymology of stateside
(United) States + side
First Known Use: 1942See Words from the same year
Definition of stateside
: in or to the continental U.S.
Examples of stateside in a Sentence
It's a car model that will be sold stateside for the first time next year.
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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Definition of stateside for English Language Learners
: in or to the U.S.
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