Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English


Russian translation of “offshore”


adjective [always before noun]     /ˌɒfˈʃɔːr/
SEA in the sea and away from the coast
находящийся на некотором расстоянии от берега
an offshore island Coasts and beachesBays and gulfsBoats in general
FINANCE An offshore bank or bank account is based in another country and so less tax has to be paid .
an offshore account / trust Financial investments and the stock marketBanks and bank accounts
(Definition of offshore adjective from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Definitions of “offshore” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day


a good knowledge of something, or the fact that you know it so well

Word of the Day


Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More