un-European

adjective
un-Eu·​ro·​pe·​an | \ ˌən-ˌyu̇r-ə-ˈpē-ən How to pronounce un-European (audio) \

Definition of un-European

: not characteristically European

First Known Use of un-European

1846, in the meaning defined above

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“Un-European.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/un-European. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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