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Another word for alien

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Adjective
  1. Of, from, or characteristic of another place or part of the world

      1. Conspicuously unconventional; bizarre.
      2. Located far from civilized areas; remote:
      3. Of foreign origin; not native.
      1. Not previously known; unfamiliar:
      2. Not of one's own or a particular locality, environment, or kind; not native:
      3. Out of the ordinary or difficult to account for; unusual or peculiar:
      1. Located away from one's native country:
      2. Of, characteristic of, or from a place or country other than the one being considered:
      3. Conducted or involved with other nations or governments; not domestic:
      1. From another part of the world; foreign:
      2. Intriguingly unusual or different; excitingly strange:
      3. Of or involving striptease:
    See also:

    native

  2. Not part of the essential nature of a thing

      1. Located away from one's native country:
      2. Of, characteristic of, or from a place or country other than the one being considered:
      3. Conducted or involved with other nations or governments; not domestic:
      1. Not forming an essential or inherent part of a thing; extraneous.
      2. Originating from the outside; external.
      1. Not constituting an essential or vital element or part:
      2. Unrelated to the topic or matter at hand.
      3. Coming from the outside:
    See also:

    native

Noun
  1. A person coming from another country or into a new community

    See also:

    native

Verb
  1. To change the ownership of (property) by means of a legal document

    See also:

    law

    give

Another word for alien

Modifier
  1. Of foreign extraction

      1. Not known; unfamiliar:
      2. Not identified, ascertained, or established:
      3. Not well known or widely known:
      1. Not previously known; unfamiliar:
      2. Not of one's own or a particular locality, environment, or kind; not native:
      3. Out of the ordinary or difficult to account for; unusual or peculiar:
      1. From another part of the world; foreign:
      2. Intriguingly unusual or different; excitingly strange:
      3. Of or involving striptease:
    See also:

    foreign

  2. Unlike

Noun

Synonym Study

  • ?émigré, to a citizen of one country who has left it to take political refuge in another
  • Immigrant , to a person who comes to another country to settle
  • Stranger , to a person from another region who is unacquainted with local people, customs, etc.
  • Foreigner , to a visitor or resident from another country, esp. one with a different language, cultural pattern, etc.
  • Alien is applied to a resident who bears political allegiance to another country