transcultural

adjective

trans·​cul·​tur·​al tran(t)s-ˈkəl-chə-rəl How to pronounce transcultural (audio)
tranz-,
-ˈkəlch-rəl
: involving, encompassing, or extending across two or more cultures

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Dubin also hopes the transcultural nature of Benjamin's work attracts new visitors to the Jewish Museum including members of the South Asian and other religious communities. Claire Reid, Journal Sentinel, 23 June 2022

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'transcultural.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

Word History

First Known Use

1951, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of transcultural was in 1951

Dictionary Entries Near transcultural

Cite this Entry

“Transcultural.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/transcultural. Accessed 2 Dec. 2022.

Kids Definition

transcultural

adjective

trans·​cul·​tur·​al tran(t)s-ˈkəlch-(ə-)rəl How to pronounce transcultural (audio)
: involving or extending across two or more cultures
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!


The Great British Vocabulary Quiz

  • union jack speech bubble
  • Named after Sir Robert Peel, what are British police called?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ