- Adverb. (dated) At large; widely; broadly; over a wide space.
- Adverb. (dated) Without a certain confine; outside the house; away from one's abode.
- Adverb. Beyond the bounds of a country; in foreign countries.
- Adverb. (dated) Before the public at large; throughout society or the world; here and there; widely.
- Noun. (rare) countries or lands abroad.