foreigner foreigner  /ˈfɔ rə nər/


  1. (n) a person who comes from a foreign country; someone who does not owe allegiance to your country
  2. (n) someone who is excluded from or is not a member of a group


  1. Being the wife of a foreigner in Japan has its ups and down, says PTI reporter Hiroko Tashiro.
  2. He was the only foreigner, says Ati Kisjanto, a classmate, but he spoke some Indonesian and made new friends.
  3. The foreigner walks through seeing things, touching and squeezing them, but never really breathing in the atmosphere.


  1. Officials say Americans protected by Prism surveillance program

    Current and former officials say the now-declassified Prism Internet surveillance program — contrary to privacy advocates' fears — targets only foreigners, has been authorized by Congress, and is regularly vetted by the courts and independent auditors working for the Justice Department's inspector general. "Prism is not a scandal. It's not ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Washington Times

  2. Gramm's voice no stranger to Foreigner catalog

    Lou Gramm bills his concerts these days with the extra caveat: "The Voice of Foreigner." That aspect especially stood out this weekend during his appearance at the Spring Acres Arts Park in Sp…
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Provo Daily Herald

  3. EM ASIA FX-Won, ringgit turn weaker on U.S. jobs data jitters

    * Won slips as foreigner stock-selling hits 2-yr high * Ringgit falls on profit-taking, weak trade data * Taiwan dollar gains on foreign demand; cenbank caps (Adds market action, updates prices) By Jongwoo ...
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Finance


  1. "I see the club having vast potential," Souness said. "This is not a Johnny Foreigner coming along to make a quick buck."
    on Jan 9, 2007 By: Graeme Souness Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "We are in a Muslim country, and Muslims' views of foreigners in their county are quite clear," Dannat told the Mirror. "As a foreigner, you can be welcomed by being invited in a country, but we weren't invited, certainly, by those in Iraq at...
    on Oct 16, 2006 By: Sir Richard Dannatt Source:

  3. "I am having him expelled from the country because I am not going to allow any foreigner to come here and tell us what to do," President Rafael Correa said on his Saturday morning radio show.
    on Aug 4, 2007 By: Rafael Correa Source:

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