overseas overseas  /ˈoʊ vər ˈsiz/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) in a foreign country
  2. (adj) being or passing over or across the sea
  3. (adv) beyond or across the sea
  4. (adv) in a place across an ocean

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. A new law aims to lure money from overseas investorsOn the surface, the tax bill that President Reagan signed last month is a timid, election-year effort to shrink the.
  2. Chrysler's overseas push also includes making more models available globally.

News

  1. U.S. Stock Futures Gain as Overseas Markets Rebound

    U.S. Stock Futures Gain as Overseas Markets Rebound
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  2. Bermuda premier says UK territories won't sign tax deal before G8

    By Tom Bergin LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's overseas territories will not sign up to an international convention aimed at tackling tax evasion ahead of the G8 summit in Northern Ireland next week, the premier of Bermuda said on Wednesday. British Prime Minister David Cameron has invited the mainly Caribbean territories to London ahead of hosting the annual gathering of the G8 group of leading ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. KababayanKo.com, a Social Network for Overseas Filipino Contract Workers, Introduces New Features

    The Number One Social Networking Site for Overseas Workers Is Now Expanding and Offering Four New Fun, Interactive Features
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marketwire

Quotes

  1. "Today's indictment, which alleges that a woman from suburban America agreed to carry out murder overseas and to provide material support to terrorists, underscores the evolving nature of the threat we face," said David Kris, assistant attorney...
    on Mar 11, 2010 By: David S. Kris Source: Toronto Star

  2. "It's difficult enough when we lose these brave Americans in battles overseas. It is horrifying that they should come under fire at an Army base on American soil," President Barack Obama said yesterday.
    on Nov 6, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Reuters Blogs (blog)

  3. "I have decided to formally announce the end of my involvement as one of the overseas artistic advisers to the opening and closing ceremonies of the Beijing Olympic Games," Spielberg said in a statement today.
    on Feb 13, 2008 By: Steven Spielberg Source: Scopical

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