imported imported  /ɪm ˈpɔr tɪd/


  • (adj) used of especially merchandise brought from a foreign source


  1. When change does come, sales of imported whiskies are sure to boom.
  2. But now he is selling many of his products, imported from Germany, at no profit or at a loss.
  3. Across Asia, waste incinerators pump out clouds of dioxin and other harmful chemicals that come from processing imported garbage.


  1. Funimation Acquires Ghost in the Shell: Arise Anime

    Imported Blu-ray with English subs, Japanese O-card, film strip, English booklet
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Anime News Network

  2. Rwanda's new coffee buzz

    Rwanda's coffee beans -- now imported by the likes of Grace Hightower De Niro -- are bolstering the economy of the central African nation.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: CNN Money

  3. Spud Potato Vodka Imported from Poland Rolls Out Nationally in the US and Canada

    KEY LARGO, Fla., June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- "Spud Potato Vodka imported from Poland is rolling out nationally in the US and Canada after a successful regional launch during the 4 th quarter ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance


  1. "America is addicted to oil, which is often imported from unstable parts of the world," he said.
    on Jun 17, 2010 By: President Bush Source: Dallas Morning News

  2. "Most communities around America don't want dangerous terrorists imported into their neighborhoods," Boehner said in a statement. "The key question is where do you put these terrorists?"
    on Jan 21, 2009 By: John Boehner Source: FOXNews

  3. Thirteen senators, led by Russ Feingold, a Wisconsin Democrat, called on the Senate to end the "freeloading of imported dairy products."
    on Dec 2, 2007 By: Russ Feingold Source: International Herald Tribune

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