Definition European union

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Definition

the European Union (EU): the political and economic union of twenty-seven countries in Europe (EU)
noun

Europe: the continent containing Ireland, France, Italy, Slovenia, etc.
noun

Examples

  • "Back in Europe, deep inside the French countryside!"
  • "That's right, I'm back in Europe!"
  • "Bruno : Listen, Brian, I'm sorry but we both agreed, if I let you become president of Europe AND keep your job at Delavigne, you would need to be willing to make some sacrifices."
  • "I'm the president of Europe, not America!"
  • "It's not fair to you for me to pretend our relationship is going to work when I know in my heart my attention is elsewhere - Europe."
  • "I was wondering if you could perhaps use your political influence, as the president of Europe to, er, pull a few strings?"
  • "I thought that returning to the continent would bring me closer to my roots, instead it has shown me the terrifying consequences of disrupting the European Union."
  • "Genteel manners, impeccable grooming, a slightly flamboyant dress sense, a love of theatre - all the hallmarks of an English gentleman - are frowned upon in a post-Brexit Europe."
  • "I should never have returned to Europe: me and my kind are no longer welcome."
  • "Brian : Just a minute, sir, I'm in the middle of a rather important conference call with Europe."

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