Definition of abroad:
- At large; widely; broadly; over a wide space; as, a tree spreads its branches abroad.
- Before the public at large; throughout society or the world; here and there; widely.
- Beyond the bounds of a country; in foreign countries; as, we have broils at home and enemies abroad.
- Without a certain confine; outside the house; away from one's abode; as, to walk abroad.
at large, in a foreign land, removed, on the Continent, traveling, afar off, over the sea, far away, outside, oversea, touring, beyond seas, gone, at some remove, beyond the sea, in Europe, overseas, out of the country, elsewhere, adrift, distant, wandering, foreign, afield, in foreign parts.