Definition of nonnative


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • nonnative is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 12 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • nonnative is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 16 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of nonnative

  • of persons born in another area or country than that lived in (adjective)

    Examples

    1. our large nonnative population

    Synonyms

    1. foreign-born

  • of plants or animals originating in a part of the world other than where they are growing (adjective)

  • not being or composed of aborigines ()

    Examples

    1. the nonnative population of South Africa

See definition of nonnative in Merriam Webster