Domestic and Foreign


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Domestic adjective – Belonging to a particular place by birth or origin.
Usage example: the domestic bird population has been virtually wiped out by the brown tree snake

Foreign is an antonym for domestic in topics: household, not foreign.
Nearby Words: domesticate, domesticated, domestication, domesticity, domestically
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Foreign adjective – Being, relating to, or characteristic of a country other than one's own.
Usage example: more Americans should take an interest in foreign languages

Domestic is an antonym for foreign in alien topic.
Nearby Word: foreigner
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version domestic version foreign version
policy domestic policy foreign policy
officials domestic officials foreign officials
enemies domestic enemies foreign enemies
Other nouns: policies, terrorists.

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Foreign and Domestic. (2016). Retrieved 2021, March 01, from
Domestic & Foreign. N.p., 2016. Web. 01 Mar. 2021. <>.
Foreign or Domestic. 2016. Accessed March 01, 2021.

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