[ yoo r-uh-pee-uh n, yur- ]
/ ˌyʊər əˈpi ən, ˌyɜr- /
of or relating to Europe or its inhabitants.
native to or derived from Europe: traditional European customs; European languages.
a native or inhabitant of Europe.
a person of European descent.
(in East Africa and Asia) a white person; Caucasian.
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Eu·ro·pe·an·ly, adverban·ti-Eu·ro·pe·an, adjective, nounin·ter-Eu·ro·pe·an, adjectivenon-Eu·ro·pe·an, adjective, noun
pro-Eu·ro·pe·an, adjective, nounpseu·do-Eu·ro·pe·an, adjective, nounun-Eu·ro·pe·an, adjective
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Examples from the Web for anti-european
Order could only be restored through the intervention of Arabi, who now adopted a more distinctly anti-European attitude.
Ireland is appropriated and used, not to the service of European interests but to the extension of anti-European interests.The Crime Against Europe|Roger Casement
British Dictionary definitions for anti-european (1 of 2)
opposed to the European Union or to political union of the countries of Europe
a person who is opposed to the European Union or to political union of the countries of Europe
Derived Formsanti-Europeanism, noun
British Dictionary definitions for anti-european (2 of 2)
/ (ˌjʊərəˈpɪən) /
of or relating to Europe or its inhabitants
native to or derived from Europe
a native or inhabitant of Europe
a person of European descent
a supporter of the European Union or of political union of the countries of Europe or a part of it
Derived FormsEuropeanism, noun
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