Definition of stateside in English:

stateside

Syllabification: state·side
Pronunciation: /ˈstātˌsīd
 
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adjective & adverb

informal , chiefly North American
  • Of, in, or toward the US (used in reference to the US from elsewhere or from the geographically separate states of Alaska and Hawaii): [as adjective]: stateside police departments [as adverb]: they were headed stateside
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    • When he came home the following Christmas, Levi was happy to know he would be sent somewhere stateside after the holidays.
    • The Delta agent called United in London and was told to sell us new tickets, and that we could apply for a refund for the new ones stateside.
    • So, the soldiers sprang into action and enlisted stateside help from doctors, politicians and churches.

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