Foreign and Native-born


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Foreign adjective – Relating to or originating in or characteristic of another place or part of the world.
Usage example: foreign nations

Native-born is an antonym for foreign.
Nearby Word: foreigner
Antonyms for Foreign


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Native-born adjective – Belonging to a place by birth.
Foreign is an antonym for native-born.
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  • Demographically, Kuwait is diverse due to having more foreign expatriates than the native-born citizens.
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