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foreign / extranjero
 
foreign   [ˈfɒrɪn]
A. -adjective
1. (generally)   [person, country, language]   extranjero   [import]   del extranjero   [debt]   exterior
·this was her first foreign holiday
·éstas eran sus primeras vacaciones en el extranjero
·her job involves a lot of foreign travel
·su trabajo supone que tiene que viajar a menudo por el extranjero
·foreign [news]
noticias feminine plural internacionales
2. (politics)
[minister, ministry]   de asuntos exteriores   [policy, relations]   exterior
3. formal usage
(=extraneous)   [object, substance]   extraño
4. foreign [to]
4.1. (=uncharacteristic of)   ajeno a,   impropio de
·such behaviour was foreign to his nature
·este comportamiento era ajeno a or impropio de su carácter
4.2. (=unfamiliar to)   ajeno a
·it'noun an idea which is completely foreign to them
·es una idea que les resulta totalmente ajena
B. -compound
·foreign [affairs]   -noun plural   asuntos masculine plural exteriores
·Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs
Secretario (m) / Secretaria (f)
·foreign affairs [correspondent]   -noun   corresponsal masculine and feminine de asuntos exteriores
·foreign agent   -noun   agente $ extranjero (m) / agente $ extranjermasculine and feminine (f)
·foreign [aid]   -noun
(=aid to other countries)   ayuda (f) al extranjero,   ayuda (f) internacional
(=aid from abroad)   ayuda (f) internacional
·foreign [body]   -noun   formal usage   cuerpo (m) extraño formal usage
·foreign [correspondent]   -noun   corresponsal masculine and feminine en el extranjero
·foreign debt   -noun   deuda (f) externa or exterior
·foreign exchange   -noun
(=currency)   divisas feminine plural
(=reserves)   reservas feminine plural de divisas
(=market)   mercado (m) de divisas
(=system)   cambio (m) de divisas
·tourism is Thailand'noun biggest earner of foreign exchange
·el turismo es la principal fuente de divisas para Tailandia
·[on] the foreign exchanges
·en los mercados de divisas
·foreign exchange dealer   -noun   agente masculine and feminine de cambio,   operadora masculine/feminine cambiarioa or de cambio
·foreign exchange [market]   -noun   mercado (m) de divisas
·foreign exchange reserves   -noun plural   reservas feminine plural de divisas
·foreign exchange trader   -noun   foreign exchange dealer
·foreign exchange trading   -noun   operaciones feminine plural de cambio (de divisas)
·foreign investment   -noun   (from abroad)   inversiónoun (f) extranjera   (in other countries)   inversiónoun (f) en el extranjero
·the Foreign Legion   -noun   la legiónoun extranjera
·Foreign Minister   -noun   Ministro (m) / Ministra (f)
·Foreign Ministry   -noun   Ministerio (m) de Asuntos Exteriores
·foreign [national]   -noun   ciudadanoa masculine/feminine extranjeroa
·the Foreign [Office]   -noun
(British, Great Britain)   el Ministerio de Asuntos Exteriores
·foreign policy   -noun   política (f) exterior
·Foreign [Secretary]   -noun
(British, Great Britain)   Ministro (m) / Ministra (f)
·foreign trade   -noun   comercio (m) exterior
 
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