Definition of Euroskeptic in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌyərōˈskeptik/
(also Eurosceptic)


A person who is opposed to increasing the powers of the European Union.
Example sentences
  • In the 1990s Euro-sceptics called for referendums to decide on measures which involve a further integration of Britain into the European Union.
  • It is fervently to be hoped that the mainstream Conservative Party with support from Euro-sceptics wherever they are - will give the robust leadership required to lead the nation away from mortal danger.
  • Although Major won the vote, he was struck by the strength of the Euro-sceptics and became increasingly suspicious of some of his colleagues.



Pronunciation: /ˌyərōˈskeptisizəm/

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Syllabification: Eu·ro·skep·tic

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