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, 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.

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
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

How to say overseas in sign language?

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. Michael McKinley:

    I feel that this is not the way we maintain the integrity of the work we do beyond our borders. We're meant to project nonpartisanship overseas.

  2. Ron Paul:

    The enemy is radical Islam and not only will I name the enemy, I will do whatever it takes to defend America from these haters of mankind, i envision an America with a national defense unparalleled, undefeatable, and unencumbered by overseas nation building.

  3. Dmitry Peskov:

    In general, we see that overseas they have started preparing for Russia's presidential election which is still more than two years away, it is clear that negative stuff is being accumulated to be used against the head of our state ... to exert pressure and influence the course of the future election campaign.

  4. Bill Nelson:

    Any flight coming from overseas should go through the same level of security as flights here in the United States. And if some countries are falling behind on that effort, they need to step it up.

  5. Democratic Representative John Delaney:

    In the case of the Democrats, it's infrastructure. In the case of the Republicans, it's figuring out a way to get that money back from overseas.

Images & Illustrations of overseas

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