[pan-yoo r-uh-pee-uh n]


of or relating to all or most of the countries of Europe.

Origin of Pan-European

First recorded in 1900–05 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for pan-european

Contemporary Examples of pan-european

Historical Examples of pan-european

  • It can never be worth having—it can never be worked successfully—until it is worked as at least a pan-European affair.

    The Salvaging Of Civilisation

    H. G. (Herbert George) Wells

British Dictionary definitions for pan-european



of or relating to all European countries or the advocacy of political or economic unity among European countries
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