[trans-uh t-lan-tik, tranz-]


crossing or reaching across the Atlantic: a transatlantic liner.
situated beyond the Atlantic.

Origin of transatlantic

First recorded in 1770–80; trans- + Atlantic
Related formstrans·at·lan·ti·cal·ly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Related Words for transatlantic

away, abroad, foreign, across, transoceanic, transpacific, oversea, transmarine

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on or from the other side of the Atlantic
crossing the Atlantic
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