Definitions for overseasˌoʊ vərˈsiz; ˈoʊ vərˈsiz; ˌoʊ vərˈsi; ˈoʊ vərˈsi

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word overseas

Princeton's WordNet

  1. abroad, overseas(adj)

    in a foreign country

    "markets abroad"; "overseas markets"

  2. oversea, overseas(adverb)

    being or passing over or across the sea

    "some overseas trade in grain arose"

  3. oversea, overseas(adverb)

    beyond or across the sea

    "He lived overseas for many years"

  4. overseas, abroad(adverb)

    in a place across an ocean

Wiktionary

  1. overseas(Adverb)

    Abroad.

    Overseas branches of the company are doing well.

  2. overseas(Adverb)

    Across a sea.

    Her overseas trip went well.

  3. overseas(Adjective)

    Abroad.

    Overseas branches of the company are doing well.

  4. overseas(Adjective)

    Living (being resident) in a foreign country.

    Overseas Chinese communities exist in North and South America.

  5. overseas(Adjective)

    Across a sea.

    Her overseas trip went well.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'overseas' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3613

  2. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'overseas' in Adverbs Frequency: #399

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'overseas' in Adjectives Frequency: #486


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