Definition of eurocreep in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈyərōˌkrēp/ Pronunciation: /ˈyo͝orō-/
(also Eurocreep)


The gradual acceptance of the euro in European Union countries that have not yet officially adopted it as their national currency.
Example sentences
  • Some evidence of ‘eurocreep’ has already emerged with the number of retailers willing to accept euros as payment for goods and services.
  • Claims that so-called ‘eurocreep’ will lead to widespread use of the euro in Britain this year are exaggerated.

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Syllabification: eu·ro·creep

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