Afield (adverb)

  1. To or in a field or fields.
  2. Away from home or one's usual place.
  3. Off the subject.


Middle english, from a- + field field.


  1. He went afield to hunt for deer.
  2. She went afield to find the perfect location for her new house.
  3. He went afield to search for a new job.
  4. The discussion went afield and no longer pertained to the topic.
  5. The company is taking its business afield and expanding internationally.
Some random words: chiffonier, foursome, crouton