Share this entry

Share this page

Amnesty International

Syllabification: Am·nes·ty In·ter·na·tion·al

Definition of Amnesty International in English:

An independent international organization in support of human rights, especially for prisoners of conscience. It was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1977.

Definition of Amnesty International in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day jaunt
Pronunciation: jônt
noun
a short excursion or journey for pleasure