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stateside

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adjective, often capitalized state·side \ˈstāt-ˌsīd\

Definition of stateside

  1. :  being in, going to, coming from, or characteristic of the 48 conterminous states of the U.S. transferred from Europe to stateside duty

Origin and Etymology of stateside

(United) States + side


First Known Use: 1942


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stateside

adverb, often capitalized state·side

Definition of stateside

  1. :  in or to the continental U.S.

Examples of stateside in a sentence

  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.

1943

First Known Use of stateside

1943


STATESIDE Defined for English Language Learners


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stateside

adverb, often capitalized state·side

Definition of stateside for English Language Learners

  • : in or to the U.S.

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