Definitions of national

  1.   inside the country the British Home Office has broader responsibilities than the United States Department of the Interior the nation's internal politics
  2.   characteristic of or peculiar to the people of a nation a national trait
  3.   a person who owes allegiance to that nation a monarch has a duty to his subjects
  4.   concerned with or applicable to or belonging to an entire nation or country the national government national elections of national concern the national highway system national forests
  5.   limited to or in the interests of a particular nation national interests isolationism is a strictly national policy
  6.   owned or maintained for the public by the national government national parks
  7.   of or relating to nationality national origin
  8.   Of or pertaining to a nation common to a whole people or race public general as a national government language dress custom calamity etc
  9.   Attached to one's own country or nation
  10.   Pertaining to or peculiar to a united people or country general National Army in the World War that part of the American army secured by conscription national bank an institution in the United States for lending and caring for money organized under a special act of Congress National Guard the organized militia of any state of the United States
  11.   Nationally
  12.   Pertaining to a nation public general attached to one's own country
  14.   Belonging or pertaining to a nation
  15.   Pertaining or common to a nation public general attached to one's country National debt money borrowed from individuals for national purposes and due by a nation National Guards the militia of France
  16.   Pert to a nation public general

Quotes of national

  1. In the past I have defended the right of the IRA to engage in armed struggle I did so because there was no alternative for those who would not bend the knee or turn a blind eye to oppression or for those who wanted a national republic – Gerry Adams
  2. When approved the SAFE Port Act will make progress toward protecting the physical infrastructure of our seaports as well as our national economy which is so clearly dependent on the commercial shipping business – Lucille Roybal-Allard
  3. Our system provides for a winner to take office on January 20th and he is expected to take command of the ship of state Failure to do so characterized by hesitation and indecision will harm the national interest – Richard V. Allen
  4. We have been helping trying to help Afghanistan in many ways even from the beginning of the beginnings of the '20s 1920s when he we were fighting our own national struggle – Bulent Ecevit
  5. Great nations are simply the operating fronts of behind -the -scenes vastly ambitious individuals who had become so effectively powerful because of their ability to remain invisible while operating behind the national scenery – R. Buckminster Fuller
  6. The U S now imports over half of its oil supply from the Middle East This dangerous dependence on foreign energy sources is an issue of national security – Kenny Marchant
  7. I can hold a note as long as the Chase National Bank – Ethel Merman
  8. We are now physically politically and economically one world and nations so interdependent that the absolute national sovereignty of nations is no longer possible – John Boyd Orr
  9. But honestly it's pretty weird there are girls who'd do absolutely everything just to get a backstage pass I don't know what it is but really when you're on national TV in America the girls love you They all want you And I'm not complaining – Kid Rock
  10. National character is only another name for the particular form which the littleness perversity and baseness of mankind take in every country Every nation mocks at other nations and all are right – Arthur Schopenhauer
  11. I worked in rep for six years then I came to London and to the National Theatre What's better than that – Imelda Staunton
  12. If U S national sovereignty continues it is only as a state that Puerto Rico will have permanent 10th Amendment powers over its non -federal affairs as well as voting power in Congress – Dick Thornburgh
  13. Our national history has so often filled us with bitterness and the feeling of helplessness – Lech Walesa
  14. I was through as a manager I did become involved late in the 1968 campaign at the national scene at the last minute But I was through as a manager and I've stayed through incidentally – Lew Wasserman
  15. The newspapers loved pinup pictures of pretty young swimmers and as a national champion I got more than my share of space in the sports pages – Esther Williams

Usage examples for national

  1. “ I have seized all those of the national riding school – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  2. It was a village of national reputation at that time for there John Brown was tried and hung – A Narrative of Service with the Third Wisconsin Infantry by Julian Wisner Hinkley
  3. The Democratic party spent all its breath on that in the last national campaign – Plunkitt of Tammany Hall by George Washington Plunkitt
  4. The considerable advance in national wealth between 1330 and 1430 was partly due to our success in war – Chaucer and His England by G. G. Coulton
  5. There was still to be found in a few of them somewhat of Luther's national idea of the empire – Pictures of German Life in the XVth XVIth and XVIIth Centuries, Vol. II. by Gustav Freytag
  6. “ I had the luck to cover my first inquiry by getting a lift into town from Mrs Ormsby young wife of the president of the First National – The Million-Dollar Suitcase by Alice MacGowan Perry Newberry
  7. “ A splendid picture of the great national game in the smaller towns of our country – Dorothy Dale in the City by Margaret Penrose
  8. It ought to be so because your good is not a class interest but is the national interest – Contemporary Socialism by John Rae
  9. There was a rumour in the city to day that he was to get a peerage for it's a kind of national affair you see – At Love's Cost by Charles Garvice
  10. The reason lies in our national character – Johnstone of the Border by Harold Bindloss
  11. They were essentially national – Women of Early Christianity Woman: In all ages and in all countries, Vol. 3 (of 10) by Alfred Brittain Mitchell Carroll
  12. In the morning two of the National Guards came to tell her that she was to be transferred to the Abbaye to which she replied that she would as soon stay where she was – Paris from the Earliest Period to the Present Day; Volume 1 by William Walton
  13. They still fear that they will not be able to control the coming National Convention – The Red Conspiracy by Joseph J. Mereto
  14. “ Beethoven wrote in his diary that he must show the English what a blessing they have in that national disgrace – Haydn by J. Cuthbert Hadden
  15. Merely to keep national sentiment in order – Temporal Power by Marie Corelli
  16. In the National Gallery do you mean – Mrs. Geoffrey by Duchess
  17. It's as much a part of the national customs as dancing and drinking – Children of the Desert by Louis Dodge
  18. Building a more peaceful world requires a sound strategy and the national resolve to back it up – State of the Union Addresses of Ronald Reagan by Ronald Reagan
  19. In the West a something more entered into the national spirit – The Canadian Commonwealth by Agnes C. Laut
  20. He had only met with it himself in the National Library at Paris ” – The Black Robe by Wilkie Collins

Rhymes for national