Definition of non-native adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    non-native

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE
     
    ; NAmE
     
     
    jump to other results
  1. 1(of animals, plants, etc.) not existing naturally in a place but coming from somewhere else
  2. 2a non-native speaker of a language is one who has not spoken it from the time they first learnt to talk
  3. opposite native