- foreign secretary,
- foreign service,
- foreign-trade zone,
Origin of foreigner
Examples from the Web for foreigner
The president of Mongolia is one foreigner who may not be invited back to Kim Il Sung University anytime soon.
Generally, the foreigner is a class of person often aligned with other vulnerable populations like widows and orphans.Pope Bids Refugees to EU ‘Bienvenido’; Europe Says ‘Non’|Candida Moss|November 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was the only foreigner in such a powerful government position in the Congo.A Belgian Prince, Gorillas, Guerrillas & the Future of the Congo|Nina Strochlic|November 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Yeonmi was forbidden from using computers in the town center because she was a foreigner.How ‘Titanic ’Helped This Brave Young Woman Escape North Korea’s Totalitarian State|Lizzie Crocker|October 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A foreigner such as Bartholdi viewed the abolition of slavery as Liberty achieved in the United States.128 Years Old and Still a Looker: Happy Birthday to Lady Liberty|Elizabeth Mitchell|October 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We were fools, he said, to be denied food and smoke by the foreigner.White Shadows in the South Seas|Frederick O'Brien
He may be amused by a foreigner as by a monkey, but he will never condescend to study him with any patience.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson, Volume 9|Robert Louis Stevenson
His objection to Gus was that he looked like a foreigner and never had done a day's work in his life.The Vision Spendid|William MacLeod Raine
Henceforth, "they no longer have a stranger or a foreigner for their chief."The Origins of Contemporary France, Volume 6 (of 6)|Hippolyte A. Taine
He was not slow in discovering that I was a foreigner; and on his demanding whence I came, I told him.
In ordinary use chiefly applied to those who speak a foreign language as their native tongue; thus in England the term is not commonly understood to include Americans. [OED]