foreign policy


a policy pursued by a nation in its dealings with other nations, designed to achieve national objectives.

Nearby words

  1. foreign exchange,
  2. foreign legion,
  3. foreign minister,
  4. foreign mission,
  5. foreign office,
  6. foreign relations,
  7. foreign relations committee,
  8. foreign secretary,
  9. foreign service,
  10. foreign-born

Origin of foreign policy

First recorded in 1905–10 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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