At large; widely; broadly; over a wide space; as, a tree spreads its branches abroad.
- Out of one's own country.
- In a foreign country or countries.
- Away from one's home.
- In circulation; at large.
- Covering a large area; widely: "An epidemic is abroad in America” ( Richard M. Smith).
- Not on target; in error.
- A foreign country or countries in which to live or travel: "Do you like abroad or hate it?” ( John le Carré).