offshore
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ɒfˈʃɔː(ɹ)/
Adjective

offshore (not comparable)

  1. Moving away from the shore.
  2. Located in the sea away from the coast.
    an offshore oil rig
  3. Located in another country, especially one having beneficial tax laws.
Translations
  • German: ablandig
  • Spanish: alejándose de la costa
Translations Translations Adverb

offshore (not comparable)

  1. Away from the shore.
  2. At some distance from the shore.
Translations
  • Italian: al largo
  • Russian: в откры́том мо́ре
  • Spanish: alejado de la costa
Translations
  • Italian: al largo
  • Spanish: lejos de la costa
Verb

offshore (offshores, present participle offshoring; past and past participle offshored)

  1. To use foreign labor to substitute for local labor.
Translations
  • Spanish: mandar trabajos a otros países, exportar trabajos al extranjero
Noun

offshore (plural offshores)

  1. An area or or portion of sea away from the shore.
  2. An island, outcrop, or other land away from shore.
  3. Something or someone in, from, or associated with another country.



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