Pronunciation: ( —adv., n.ō"vur-sēz'; —adj.ō'vur-sēz'),[key] —adv. over, across, or beyond the sea; abroad: to be sent overseas.
—adj. 1. of or pertaining to passage over the sea: overseas travel. 2. situated beyond the sea: overseas territories. 3. pertaining to countries, associations, activities, etc., beyond the sea: overseas military service; overseas commitments.
—n. (used with a sing. v.) countries or territories across the sea or ocean. Also,esp. Brit.,o•ver•seaPronunciation: ( —adv.ō"vur-sē'; —adj.ō'vur-sē')[key](for defs. 1–4).