Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of foreign-looking in English:
Exotic or unfamiliar in appearance: the police singled out foreign-looking passengers for questioning stalls jammed with colourful foreign-looking fruits and vegetables
More example sentences
- Common specimens, such as green beans and onions, are presented in unfamiliar perspectives whereas a closer view of our own organs and tissues reveals a foreign-looking universe housed inside the human body.
- The German-born Queen preferred more opulent and foreign-looking objects, acquiring Boulle-style cabinets, as well as ornate French furniture with elaborate mounts.
- The first vaguely foreign-looking person he saw in Blackpool would, as likely as not, receive the full force of his rage, instability and self-righteous brutality.
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