What does overseas mean?

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

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. abroad, overseasadjective

    in a foreign country

    "markets abroad"; "overseas markets"

  2. oversea, overseasadverb

    being or passing over or across the sea

    "some overseas trade in grain arose"

  3. oversea, overseasadverb

    beyond or across the sea

    "He lived overseas for many years"

  4. overseas, abroadadverb

    in a place across an ocean

Wiktionary

  1. overseasadverb

    Abroad.

    Overseas branches of the company are doing well.

  2. overseasadverb

    Across a sea.

    Her overseas trip went well.

  3. overseasadjective

    Abroad.

    Overseas branches of the company are doing well.

  4. overseasadjective

    Living (being resident) in a foreign country.

    Overseas Chinese communities exist in North and South America.

  5. overseasadjective

    Across a sea.

    Her overseas trip went well.

Wikipedia

  1. Overseas

    Diaspora, a scattered population whose origin lies in a separate locale Expatriate, a person residing in a country other than their native country Overseas Chinese Overseas Citizenship of India Overseas Filipinos Overseas Filipino Worker Overseas VietnameseOutremer or Crusader states, four Roman Catholic polities Overseas collectivity, an administrative division of France Overseas constituency, an electoral district outside of a nation-state's borders Overseas countries and territories, territories dependent on an EU member state Overseas country of France, a designation for French Polynesia Overseas department and region, a department of overseas France Overseas France, the French-administered territories outside Europe Overseas province, a non-continental holding of Portugal Overseas territory, a separated dependent or constituent part of a country

ChatGPT

  1. overseas

    Overseas refers to countries or places across the sea, away from one's home country. It can describe places, activities, or entities that are located, taking place, or originating outside of one's home country. This term is commonly used to indicate foreign countries or regions, particularly those separated by an ocean or sea.

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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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. Jewell Loyd:

    Obviously, you want her back safe, but overseas is overseas and that’s what the focus of this campaign also is — to (show) how much women have to go through and not having the choice to stay home. All of us play overseas, and I think understanding that we have great marketing and great talent here in the states and understand that we should be here and be able to play here. So that’s the focus as well. You get better at your craft. BRITTNEY GRINER ARREST IN MIDST OF RUSSIA-UKRAINE WAR 'KIND OF A PERFECT STORM,' SPORTS ATTORNEY SAYS Diana Taurasi, center, of Team USA greets Jewell Loyd (4) and Brittney Griner (15) as they make their way to the bench for a timeout at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Saitama Super Arena Aug. 6, 2021, in Saitama, Japan. (Getty Images).

  2. Jewell Loyd:

    Obviously, you want her back safe, but overseas is overseas and that’s what the focus of this campaign also is — to (show) how much women have to go through and not having the choice to stay home. All of us play overseas, and I think understanding that we have great marketing and great talent here in the states and understand that we should be here and be able to play here. So that’s the focus as well. You get better at your craft. BRITTNEY GRINER ARREST IN MIDST OF RUSSIA-UKRAINE WAR 'KIND OF A PERFECT STORM,' SPORTS ATTORNEY SAYS WNBA star Jewell Loyd, middle, launched The Future of Basketball is Female campaign. Juju Watkins, far left, Hailey Van Lith, left of Loyd, Isabella 'Jiggy Izzy' Escribano, right of Loyd, and Jamad Fiin joined her. (Future of Basketball is female Campaign).

  3. Wolfgang Blass:

    parasitic and idiotic funding systems for overseas promotion mean that overproduced wine from Australian irrigated fruit will hit rock bottom, facing competition from South Africa

  4. Martin Lau:

    (The) traditional way of advertising, investing money in order to attract users overseas, is coming to an end, the effectiveness is actually not as good, and to some extent in a lot of overseas markets, their mobile chat apps (are) already pretty dominant.

  5. Sarah Elliott:

    I think whenever his detractors go after him, Republicans Overseas UK makes him double down and Republicans Overseas UK actually encourages him to keep going and prove everybody wrong, so I think Republicans Overseas UK's the effect the balloon will have.

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