- The definition of Eurocentric is something that is centered around or highlights the European culture and history.
An example of Eurocentric is someone saying that european countries are better than others.
Eurocentric definition by Webster's New World
centering on Europe or emphasizing the values, history, perspective, etc. of the European tradition, sometimes so as to exclude other cultural groups within a society
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- Eurocentrism noun
Eurocentric definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Centered or focused on Europe or European peoples, especially in relation to historical or cultural influence: “The . . . current revivals of classical architecture cannot be dissociated from attempts in other fields to assert the preeminence of Eurocentric Western culture” (Hugh Honour).
- Euˌro·cenˈtrism noun
- Euˌro·cenˈtrist adjective & n.