meaning of anti

anti meaning in General Dictionary

A prefix definition against opposite or opposed to contrary or in host to found in composition in several English words it's reduced to ant as antacid antarctic

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  • perhaps not in favor of (an action or proposal etc.)
  • an individual who is compared (to an action or policy or training etc.)
  • A prefix meaning against, contrary or in opposition to, contrary, or instead of; -- found in structure in lots of English terms. It's shortened to ant-; as, antacid, antarctic.

anti meaning in Etymology Dictionary

as a stand-alone term, attested from 1788, originally in mention of the the anti-federalists in U.S. politics (inside 1830s, for the Anti-Masonic celebration); as an adjective, from 1857. From anti- in various usages.


anti - German to English

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anti meaning in General Dictionary

A prefix definition against, other or against, contrary, or in place of; -- used in structure in many English terms. It's shortened to ant-; as, antacid, antarctic.


Sentence Examples with the word anti

The young anti most impatient adherents of Carlism vainly pleaded that such an opportunity would not soon be found again, and threatened to take the law into their own hands and unfurl the flag of Dios, Patria, y Rey in northern and central Spain.

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