internationalism definition, meaning - what is internationalism in the British English Dictionary & Thesaurus - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “internationalism”

See all translations

internationalism

noun [U] uk   /ˌɪn.təˈnæʃ.ən.əl.ɪ.zəm/  us   /-t̬ɚ-/
the state of being international, or happening in and between many countries: the increasing internationalism of criminals the belief that countries can achieve more advantages by working together and trying to understand each other than by arguing and fighting wars with each other
internationalist
noun [C] uk   us   /-ɪst/
Translations of “internationalism”
in Chinese (Traditional) 國際性, 國際化, 國際主義…
in Chinese (Simplified) 国际性, 国际化, 国际主义…
(Definition of internationalism from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of internationalism?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “internationalism” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

generous

willing to give money, help, kindness, etc., especially more than is usual or expected

Word of the Day

She’s got very good posture. (How we stand and sit)

by Kate Woodford,
May 27, 2015
Recently on this blog, we looked at the words that we use to describe the way we move. This week we’re looking at words for describing our bodies when they are still, whether we are standing or sitting. Since most of us do far too much of this, let’s start with sitting.

Read More 

ebolaphobia noun

June 01, 2015
irrational fear of the (spread of) the Ebola virus Ebolaphobia Going Viral

Read More