Without a certain confine; outside the house; away from one's abode; as, to walk abroad.
Beyond the bounds of a country; in foreign countries; as, we have broils at home and enemies abroad.
Before the public at large; throughout society or the world; here and there; widely.
At large; widely; broadly; over a wide space; as, a tree spreads its branches abroad.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
abroach \a*broach"\ (&?;), v. t. [oe. abrochen, of. abrochier. see broach.] to set abroach; to let out, as liquor; to broach; to tap. [obs.]
to come abroad
to fall abroad of
to be abroad