transnational [trans-nash-uh-nl, tranz-] ExamplesWord Origin adjective
- going beyond national boundaries or interests: a transnational economy.
- comprising persons, sponsors, etc., of different nationalities: a transnational company.
- a company, organization, etc., representing two or more nationalities.
Origin of transnational First recorded in 1920–25; trans- + national Related formstrans·na·tion·al·ism, nountrans·na·tion·al·ly, adverb Examples from the Web for transnational Contemporary Examples of transnational
In recent years, visions of transnational racial polities have dominated.
July 4, 2014
The Palestinians also accepted the principle that the Holy Basin would be under a kind of transnational custodianship.
May 28, 2013
“Transnational corporations are major drivers of the global epidemic of NCDs [non-communicable diseases],” said the researchers.
February 21, 2013
“Declaring a group a transnational criminal organization can pay off big time,” Grayson wrote The Daily Beast in an email.
October 17, 2012
Unfortunately, transnational organized crime does not discriminate and journalists have become one of their targets.
Terry Greene Sterling
September 30, 2011
British Dictionary definitions for transnational transnational adjective
- extending beyond the boundaries, interests, etc, of a single nation
Word Origin and History for transnational adj.