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Alien Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a form of life assumed to exist outside the Earth or its atmosphere
  • a person who comes from a foreign country; someone who does not owe allegiance to your country
  • anyone who does not belong in the environment in which they are found
  • arouse hostility or indifference in where there had formerly been love, affection, or friendliness
  • transfer property or ownership; "The will aliened the property to the heirs"
  • being or from or characteristic of another place or part of the world; "alien customs"; "exotic plants in a greenhouse"; "exotic cuisine"
  • not contained in or deriving from the essential nature of something; "an economic theory alien to the spirit of capitalism"; "the mysticism so foreign to the French mind and temper"; "jealousy is foreign to her nature"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a person who comes from a foreign country; someone who does not owe allegiance to your country ,
  • anyone who does not belong in the environment in which they are found ,
  • a form of life assumed to exist outside the Earth or its atmosphere

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Alien Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


Alien, an advanced extraterrestrial life form from outer space suposedly spoted flying in an advanced air crafted called a U.F.O.

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'Alien' example sentence in quotations


* We are not afraid to entrust the American people with unpleasant facts, foreign ideas, alien philosophies, and competitive values. For a nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people. - John Fitzgerald Kennedy

* American life is a powerful solvent. It seems to neutralise every intellectual element, however tough and alien it may be, and to fuse it in the native good-will, complacency thoughtlessness, and optimism. - James Harvey Robinson

* Homo sum humani nil a me alienum puto.(I am a man I hold that nothing human is alien to me.) - Terence


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Alien Sample Sentences in News


  • Alien World Drives its Star Into Early Retirement
    A nearby star is not acting its age, thanks to the influence of a massive exoplanet. Read more on this news related to 'Alien'
  • Gerard Way talks ‘Hesitant Alien': ‘I do believe it’s rock and roll’
    Gerard Way is an outsider of sorts — and he’s okay with that. “I learned to accept my place in Read more on this news related to 'Alien'
  • Alien Mind Control Mask puts a monster in charge of your head
    Your search for an unusual and creepy Halloween mask is over early this year. Just slap an alien with joysticks over your noggin. Read more on this news related to 'Alien'

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