Meaning of “inter” in the English Dictionary

"inter" in American English

See all translations

interverb [ T ]

us /ɪnˈtɜr/ -rr- fml

to put a dead body in the earth; bury


us /ˌɪnt·ər/

between or among:

intercollegiate sports

(Definition of “inter” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"inter-" in Business English

See all translations


uk /ɪntər-/ us

used to form words meaning between or among groups of people, things, or places:

inter-staff communication

(Definition of “inter-” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)