[in-ter-uh-mer-i-kuh n]


of or relating to some or all of the countries of North, Central, and South America.

Origin of inter-American

First recorded in 1935–40 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for inter-american

Contemporary Examples of inter-american

  • "I think that's been his formula," said Michael Shifter, president of the Inter-American Dialogue, a Washington think tank.

    The Daily Beast logo
    Here's How a Real Socialist Holds Power

    Justin Green

    October 2, 2012

  • She currently serves as regional vice president of the Free Press Commission under the Inter-American Press Society.

  • The Inter-American Development Bank is also providing about $100 million for buildings and roads.

    The Daily Beast logo
    Michel Martelly—Can He Lead?

    Lois Romano

    September 21, 2011

Historical Examples of inter-american