Definition of trans- prefix from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//trænz//
    ; NAmE NAmE//trænz//
    ; BrE BrE//træns//
    ; NAmE NAmE//træns//
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  1. 1(in adjectives) across; beyond transatlantic transcontinental
  2. 2(in verbs) into another place or state transplant transform More Like This Prefixes a-, ante-, anti-, be-, co-, de-, demi-, dis-, en-, ex-, extra-, hyper-, hypo-, il-, in-, infra-, inter-, intra-, mis-, non-, off-, oft-, out-, over-, para-, post-, pre-, pro-, re-, retro-, semi-, sub-, trans-, ultra-, un-, under-, up-See worksheet.
  3. Word Originfrom Latin trans ‘across’.