Examples from the Web for international
First, his credentials: He did international mergers and acquisitions at Lazard, a financial and asset management firm.Sen. Warren’s Main Street Crusade to Pressure Clinton|Eleanor Clift|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Together, they crossed over the International Bridges on foot into Juarez to conduct some business.
Despite its ranking at the bottom of most international development indexes, the conflict is shrouded by confusion.
His plan was to one day become a diplomat, but he was losing faith in the idea of international policy as a career path.DJ Spooky Wants You To Question Everything You Know About Music, Technology, and Philosophy|Oliver Jones|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He went on to lead Mumbai in scoring in a season that he began at age 15, making the international team at 16.
Powerful as the International is, it is still far from the place where business is one long sweet dream of monopoly.The Romance of the Reaper|Herbert Newton Casson
And, in addition to the ordinary incentives, was the international character of the event.Bert Wilson, Marathon Winner|J. W. Duffield
The “International”, as is well known, was formed in 1864 by French and English workingmen.Syndicalism in France|Louis Levine
Germany to raise at once an international loan, of which amount, rate of interest, and amortisation quota are to be agreed on.A Revision of the Treaty|John Maynard Keynes
This new principle of international law related to the rights of merchant vessels belonging to neutral powers in time of war.The American Revolution|John Fiske
British Dictionary definitions for international (1 of 2)
- a contest between two national teams
- a member of these teams
British Dictionary definitions for international (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for international
1780, apparently coined by Jeremy Bentham from inter- + national. In communist jargon, as a noun and with a capital -i-, it is short for International Working Men's Association, the first of which was founded in London by Marx in 1864. "The Internationale" (from fem. of French international), the socialist hymn, was written 1871 by Eugène Pottier. International Date Line is from 1910. Related: Internationally.
Culture definitions for international
An international organization of workers founded by Karl Marx (see also Marx) in the 1860s. Weakened by disputes, it was dissolved in 1876, but it was succeeded by three later Internationals, which sought to spread communism throughout the world. The most effective of these was the Third International, formed by the Soviet Union in 1919 and dissolved in 1943 by Joseph Stalin.