Definitions for Internationalˌɪn tərˈnæʃ ə nl
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
in•ter•na•tion•alˌɪn tərˈnæʃ ə nl(adj.)
between or among nations; involving two or more nations.
of or pertaining to two or more nations or their citizens:
a matter of international concern.
pertaining to the relations between nations:
having members or activities in several nations.
transcending national boundaries or viewpoints.
(n.)(cap.) any of several international socialist or communist organizations formed in the 19th and 20th centuries.
an organization, business enterprise, or group having branches, dealings, or members in several countries.
Category: Common Vocabulary
a member or employee of such an organization or enterprise.
Category: Common Vocabulary
any of several international socialist organizations
concerning or belonging to all or at least two or more nations
"international affairs"; "an international agreement"; "international waters"
external, international, outside(a)(adj)
from or between other countries
"external commerce"; "international trade"; "developing nations need outside help"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
international(adjective)ˌɪn tərˈnæʃ ə nl
involving or relating to several countries
international peace talks; the international news
Someone who has represented their country in a particularly sport.
The United team includes five England internationals.
A game or contest between two or more nations.
Of or having to do with more than one nation.
Between or among nations; pertaining to the intercourse of nations; participated in by two or more nations; common to, or affecting, two or more nations.
Of or concerning the association called the International.
Independent of national boundaries; common to all people.
Foreign; of another country.
an international student
International Airport, as the shortened form of an airport name.
Origin: inter- (among, between, amid) + national (having to do with a nation). Reportedly coined in modern English by Jeremy Bentham
between or among nations; pertaining to the intercourse of nations; participated in by two or more nations; common to, or affecting, two or more nations
of or concerning the association called the International
the International; an abbreviated from of the title of the International Workingmen's Association, the name of an association, formed in London in 1864, which has for object the promotion of the interests of the industrial classes of all nations
a member of the International Association
International mostly means something involving more than a single country. The term international as a word means involvement of, interaction between or encompassing more than one nation, or generally beyond national boundaries. For example, international law, which is applied by more than one country and usually everywhere on Earth, and international language which is a language spoken by residents of more than one country. In American English, "International" is also commonly used as a euphemism for "foreign" or even "foreigner."
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'International' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #388
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'International' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1738
Rank popularity for the word 'International' in Adjectives Frequency: #42
Translations for International
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a football etc match played between teams from two countries.
- مباراه دُوليَّهArabic
- международно спортно състезаниеBulgarian
- jogo internacionalPortuguese (BR)
- mezinárodní zápasCzech
- das LänderspielGerman
- διεθνής αγώναςGreek
- partido internacionalSpanish
- بازی بین المللیFarsi
- अन्तर्राष्ट्रीय संघटनHindi
- internacionalni susretCroatian
- nemzetközi találkozóHungarian
- partita tra nazionaliItalian
- 국제 경기Korean
- tarptautinės varžybosLithuanian
- starptautiskas sacensībasLatvian
- perlawanan antarabangsaMalay
- mecz międzypaństwowyPolish
- بازی بین المللیPersian
- نړيواله لوبهPashto
- jogo internacionalPortuguese
- meci internaţionalRomanian
- международные состязанияRussian
- medzinárodný zápasSlovak
- mednarodna tekmaSlovenian
- međunarodni mečSerbian
- ulusal, millîTurkish
- 國際比賽Chinese (Trad.)
- міжнародне змаганняUkrainian
- دو مختلف ملکوں کے درمیان کھیلا جانے والا فٹبال میچUrdu
- trận thi đấu quốc tếVietnamese
- 国际比赛Chinese (Simp.)
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