[ in-ter-guh-lak-tik ]


  1. of, existing, or occurring in the space between galaxies:

    The science-fiction movie was about an intergalactic war.


/ ˌɪntəɡəˈlæktɪk /


  1. of, relating to, or existing between two or more galaxies

    the dark clouds of intergalactic space

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Word History and Origins

Origin of intergalactic1

First recorded in 1925–30; inter- + galactic

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Example Sentences

Now that Loki’s sexuality is canon, hopefully many other superheroes—and wizards and princesses and intergalactic smugglers—will follow.

From Time

For a hyper-advanced species, for whom interstellar and intergalactic travel is easy, this ultimate isolation of their territory might actually be an encouragement to occupy it all.

The largest error in the new method comes from not knowing precisely how the FRB signal disperses as it exits its home galaxy before entering intergalactic space, where the gas and dust content is better understood.

Neither can you teleport yourself from one conference space to another like an intergalactic traveller.

From Digiday

The much larger USS Jellyfish, on the other hand, appears to have formed when intergalactic gas and electrons interacted.

Guardians centers on Peter Quill/Star-Lord (Chris Pratt), an intergalactic smuggler who swipes an orb.

I was the first woman to fly on the Intergalactic Space Mission.

The same guy controls over four decades' worth of intergalactic pop culture.

About: A stop-motion animated comedy about two slackers who begrudgingly take low-level jobs on an intergalactic warship.

Charlize Theron plays the human bad guy and Michael Fassbender is an android and intergalactic butler.

They stood beside the great intergalactic cruiser, looking up at its shining hull.

After the two older men had been shown all through the intergalactic vessel, the elder Arcot turned to his old friend.

If Vininese patrols had found them there it might have created an unpleasant intergalactic incident.

Isn't it wonderful that intergalactic travel gives us room to expand?

The Ancient Mariner, originally built for intergalactic exploration, was kept in working condition.





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