Green’s Dictionary of Slang

abroaded adj.

1. (UK society) living in exile somewhere other than the UK.

[UK]H.O. Manton Slangiana Pt II: Abroaded [...] Fashionable slang for a noble defaulter on the Continent [sic] to avoid creditors. It was police slang for convicts sent to a colonial or penal settlement, but is also applied by thieves to imprisonment merely [F&H].

2. transported to a penal colony.

see sense 1.

3. imprisoned.

see sense 1.