Not belonging to the same country, land, or government, or to the citizens or subjects thereof; foreign; as, alien subjects, enemies, property, shores.
Wholly different in nature; foreign; adverse; inconsistent (with); incongruous; -- followed by from or sometimes by to; as, principles alien from our religion.
A foreigner; one owing allegiance, or belonging, to another country; a foreign-born resident of a country in which he does not possess the privileges of a citizen. Hence, a stranger. See Alienage.
A foreign-born person who has not qualified as a citizen of the country.
1) the unknown high God; 2) the gnostic; 3) that which does not belong here
A foreign national who is not a citizen of the United States. This includes lawful permanent residents (green card holders), temporary visa holders, and undocumented foreign nationals.
Any person not a citizen or naturalized citizen of the U.S.
Something which is foreign
a citizen of another country.
A person who is not a citizen of a given country he or she is in.
A citizen from another country. In New Zealand term 'alien' refers to those immigrants not of British ancestry as British residents were automatically given citizenship to New Zealand.
A term used by the Internal Revenue Service to denote an individual who is not a U.S. citizen.
A resident of another country who has not yet become a citizen of the country where s/he now lives.
A person residing under a government or in a country other than that of one's birth without having or obtaining the status of citizenship there.
A person residing under a government or in a country other than that of one's birth without being a citizen of that non-native country.
An individual who is not a citizen or national of a particular country. Aliens are further defined as resident or non resident depending on the situation.
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
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"
a citizen of any country other than the United States
a man born out of the allegiance of the King
a person born out of the jurisdiction of the United States
a person from another country residing legally in the US
a "person" guaranteed protection by the Equal Protection Clause
a person living in a country not his own, without rights of citizenship
a person who was not born in the United States and comes into the country from outside
A foreign-born resident who is not a naturalised citizen.
Any person who is not a United States citizen
(gen.) Any of an unearthly breed, any otherworldly character or person.
A citizen of a country other than the U.S. or one of its territories or possessions.
person in the United States who is not a United States citizen
Every person applying for entry to the United States. Anyone who is not a U.S. citizen
An individual who is not a citizen or national of the United States. Aliens are further defined as resident or nonresident depending on the situation.
The immigration law uses this term to mean anyone who is a foreign citizen and not a citizen of the United States. A resident alien is a legal resident of the United States, but still an alien, and therefore subject to what is called exclusion (being kept out of the United States upon arriving or returning from abroad), and deportation (being sent back home once here). The only way to be immune from exclusion and deportation is to stop being an alien and become a naturalized U.S. citizen. "Foreign citizen" may be a preferable term, since some foreign citizens find the technical term "alien" offensive.
A person who is a non-citizen of Australia.â€¢ Immigration
n. One who owes allegiance to a foreign government.
A foreign national who is not an American citizen.
A term used by the United States Internal Revenue Service for an individual who is not a U.S. citizen.
Any person that is not a United States citizen.
A citizen of a country other than the United States or one of its territories or possessions.
A person who is not a national or citizen of the United States.
A person who is not a legal citizen of the country he or she is living in.
Any person not a citizen or national of the United States.
person who is not a citizen of the country in which he or she lives.
Anyone who is not a U.S. citizen or national.
Any person who is not a citizen of the country in which they live.
A person who is not a citizen of the USA
Foreign-born resident of a country who has not been naturalized
Foreign-born individual who is not a citizen of the country in which he/she resides. Aliens in the United States have the full legal protection and rights as citizens.
In law, an alien is a person who is not a native or naturalized citizen of the land where they are found.
The alien is a device used in literature to signify elements foreign, ignored, repressed, or marginalized in a given society. The alien can also offer an outside perspective, illuminating the complexities and/or exposing the hypocrisies and irrationalities in a set social norms.