variant of before a vowel.
a suffix occurring in loanwords from French, usually agent nouns formed from verbs (entrepreneur; voyeur), less commonly adjectives (agent provocateur).
a variant of euro-
European Economic and Monetary Union-euro (currency)
[yoo-reyl-pas, -pahs, yuh-, yoo r-eyl-, yur-] /yʊˈreɪlˌpæs, -ˌpɑs, yə-, ˈyʊər eɪl-, ˈyɜr-/ noun 1. a pass allowing unlimited railroad travel during a specified time period and for a fixed price in participating European countries. European Railway Pass
[yoo-raf-ri-kuh n, yuh-] /yʊˈræf rɪ kən, yə-/ adjective 1. of mixed European and African descent. noun 2. a person of European and African descent. coined 1890 by anthropologist D.G. Brinton to designate a “race” of dark-skinned people inhabiting both sides of the Mediterranean; it was used 1920s to describe the “colored” population of South Africa, […]
[yoo r-uh-mer-i-kuh n, yur-] /ˌyʊər əˈmɛr ɪ kən, ˌyɜr-/ adjective 1. .
[yoo-rey-zhuh, -shuh, yuh-] /yʊˈreɪ ʒə, -ʃə, yə-/ noun 1. Europe and considered together as one continent. /jʊəˈreɪʃə; -ʒə/ noun 1. the continents of Europe and Asia considered as a whole n. from Euro- + Asia. First record seems to be in H. Reusche’s “Handbuch der Geographie” (1858), but cf. Eurasian. Eurasia [(yoo-ray-zhuh)] Land mass consisting […]