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European meaning

EN[ˌjʊəɹ.əˈpiː.ən]
WEuropean
  • European(s) may refer to: Anything relating to or characteristic of Europe or its inhabitants A citizen or attribute of or from the European Union or anything relating to its characteristics Ethnic groups in Europe European cuisine, the cuisines of Europe and other Western countries
  • NounPLEuropeansPREEuro-SUF-ean
    1. person living or originating from Europe.
      1. person who resides within the European Union.
      2. AdjectiveCOMmore EuropeanSUPmost European
        1. Related to Europe or the European Union.
          1. (Australia, dated) white (ethnicity).
            1. Stamps like this were common on furniture made in Australia in the 1st half of last century, when there were a number of Chinese furniture makers in Australia who were seen as competition to 'European Australian' makers.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • Helpfully for rewilders, European law is on their side.
            • If England signs into the European single currency before 2020, I'll eat my hat.
            • Opinion of Advocate General Ruiz-Jarabo, Court of Justice of the European Communities, in Case C-443/02, 12 February 2004 (point 54).
          2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
            • European adventurers found themselves within a watery world, a tapestry of streams, channels, wetlands, lakes and lush riparian meadows enriched by floodwaters from the Mississippi River.

        Meaning of European for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "European" is an adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Adjectives
            • Nouns
              • Countable nouns
            Definiteness: Level 8
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            2. en Europeanly
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