Definition of transglobal in English:


Pronunciation /ˌtrɑːnzˈɡləʊb(ə)l//ˌtranzˈɡləʊb(ə)l//ˌtransˈɡləʊb(ə)l//ˌtrɑːnsˈɡləʊb(ə)l/


  • (of an expedition, enterprise, search, or network) moving or extending across or round the world.

    • ‘National borders still would exist, but the new, extended enterprise would link regions around the world to focus on industry specializations - a sort of transglobal value chain.’
    • ‘The conference phone was dusted off and a transglobal press conference followed.’
    • ‘Judging by the company you keep - jet-setting, transglobal culture makers who rarely seem without gadgets or cash - that's a very desirable demographic indeed.’
    • ‘In a story set at the dawn of transglobal travel, the ship's mutineers come across as the template for all marauding Brits on holiday since.’