Pronunciation: (u-brôd'),[key] —adv. 1. in or to a foreign country or countries: famous at home and abroad. 2. in or to another continent: Shall we go to Mexico or abroad this summer? 3. out of doors; from one place to another; about: No one was abroad in the noonday heat. The owl ventures abroad at night. 4. spread around; in circulation: Rumors of disaster are abroad. 5. broadly; widely; far and wide.
6. wide of the mark; in error.