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Definition of Foreigner

Foreigner

  1. A person belonging to or owning allegiance to a foreign country; one not native in the country or jurisdiction under consideration, or not naturalized there; an alien; a stranger.

Foreigner Quotations

The basic tenet of black consciousness is that the black man must reject all value systems that seek to make him a foreigner in the country of his birth and reduce his basic human dignity.
Steven Biko

Marie Curie is my hero. Few people have accomplished something so rare - changing science. And as hard as that is, she had to do it against the tide of the culture at the time - the prejudice against her as a foreigner, because she was born in Poland and worked in France. And the prejudice against her as a woman.
Alan Alda

A poor man is like a foreigner in his own country.
Ali ibn Abi Talib

In Paris, one is always reminded of being a foreigner. If you park your car wrong, it is not the fact that it's on the sidewalk that matters, but the fact that you speak with an accent.
Roman Polanski

I have been a foreigner all my life, first as a daughter of diplomats, then as a political refugee and now as an immigrant in the U.S. I have had to leave everything behind and start anew several times, and I have lost most of my extended family.
Isabel Allende
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Foreigner Translations

foreigner in Dutch is buitenlander
foreigner in Italian is straniera, forestiere, straniero
foreigner in Latin is peregrinus
foreigner in Norwegian is fremmed
foreigner in Portuguese is estrangeiro
foreigner in Spanish is extranjero