What does overseas mean?

Definitions for overseas
ˌoʊ vərˈsiz; ˈoʊ vərˈsiz; ˌoʊ vərˈsi; ˈoʊ vərˈsiover·seas

Here are all the 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

How to pronounce overseas?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say overseas in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overseas in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overseas in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of overseas in a Sentence

  1. Kiranjeet Kaur:

    Otherwise, it will be a tough situation for Huawei, which had almost half of its smartphone shipments in overseas markets in 2018 and the first quarter of 2019.

  2. Asheesh Mehra:

    (Young graduates) have access to overseas travel, they are spending time with customer organisations abroad and they are looking at that culture. So they are questioning their organisations.

  3. Andy Blevins:

    Military members already have enough to deal with, and the last thing that they should have to do when stationed overseas is go through hoops to ensure their children are U.S. citizens.

  4. China National Nuclear Corp:

    (The successful grid connection) indicates that China has broken the monopoly of overseas nuclear technology and has officially become a country with advanced nuclear techniques.

  5. President Barack Obama:

    The FBI is still gathering the facts about what happened in San Bernardino, but here's what we know: The victims were brutally murdered and injured by one of their co-workers and his wife, so far we have no evidence that the killers were directed by a terrorist organization overseas, or that they were part of a broader conspiracy here at home.

Images & Illustrations of overseas

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Popularity rank by frequency of use

overseas#1#4624#10000

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