Eurosceptic


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Eurosceptic

(in Britain ˌ jʊərəʊˈskɛptɪk)
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a person who is opposed to closer links with the European Union
adj
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) opposing closer links with the European Union: Eurosceptic MPs.
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
Translations
euroescépticaeuroescéptico
euroskeptikereuroskeptisk

Eurosceptic

Euro-sceptic [ˌjʊərəəʊˈskɛptɪk]
neurosceptique mf
adj [MP, group, remark, speech] → eurosceptique
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