Definition of overseas adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌəʊvəˈsiːz//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌoʊvərˈsiːz//
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connected with foreign countries, especially those separated from your country by the sea or ocean overseas development/markets/trade overseas students/visitors compare homeExtra examples The company is backed by overseas investors. The firm is expanding into overseas markets. The hotel is popular with overseas visitors to London. The overseas aid budget has been cut. There are some scholarships for students from overseas countries. They have one overseas holiday a year.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: overseas