europeanise europeanise

Definition(s):

  1. (v) denationalize and subject (a territory) to the supervision of an agency of a European community of nations
  2. (v) make (continental) European in customs, character, or ideas

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Quotes

  1. "We should we try to Europeanise an African World Cup?," he said "I have always said that Africa has a different rhythm, a different sound."
    on Jun 17, 2010 By: Sepp Blatter Source: Donegal Democrat

  2. "We're hoping to Europeanise our policy," said Janusz Onyszkiewicz, a former Polish defence minister who is now vice-president of the European parliament. "That was the case with Ukraine and we hope it will be the same with Belarus. The aim...
    on Aug 31, 2005 By: Janusz Onyszkiewicz Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. Earlier this year, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell accused President Obama of "an audacious effort to Europeanise the country".
    on Dec 9, 2009 By: Mitch McConnell Source: guardian.co.uk

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