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foreign

US [ˈfɔrən]
UK [ˈfɒrɪn]
  • adj.异物;异体;外国的;涉外的
  • Web外来的;对外的;国外
Foreign
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adj.
1.
外国的in or from a country that is not your own
a foreign accent/language/student
外国口音╱语言╱学生
a foreign-owned company
外资公司
foreign holidays
外国假日
You could tell she was foreign by the way she dressed.
从她的穿着就可以看出她是外国人。
2.
[obn]
涉外的;外交的dealing with or involving other countries
foreign affairs/news/policy/trade
外交事务;外国新闻;对外政策╱贸易
foreign aid
外援
a foreign correspondent(= one who reports on foreign countries in newspapers or on television)
驻外记者
3.
~ to sb/sth
非典型的;陌生的not typical of sb/sth; not known to sb/sth and therefore seeming strange
Dishonesty is foreign to his nature.
弄虚作假并非他的本性。
4.
~ object/body
异物;异体an object that has entered sth by accident and should not be there
Tears help to protect the eye from potentially harmful foreign bodies.
眼泪有助于保护眼睛去除可能有害的异物。

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