1. far away from home or one's usual surroundings

- looking afield for new lands to conquer

Similar word(s): abroad

2. in or into a field (especially a field of battle)

- the armies were afield, challenging the enemy's advance

- unlawful to carry hunting rifles afield until the season opens

3. off the subject; beyond the point at issue

- such digressions can lead us too far afield

Sentences with afield as an adverb:

- We now have both teams afield and can begin the match.