What does ANTI mean?

Definitions for ANTIˈæn taɪ, ˈæn ti

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word ANTI.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. anti(adj)

    a person who is opposed (to an action or policy or practice etc.)

    "the antis smelled victory after a long battle"

  2. anti(adj)

    not in favor of (an action or proposal etc.)


  1. anti(Noun)

    A person opposed to a concept or principle.

  2. anti(Adjective)

    Describing a torsion angle between 90u00B0 and 180u00B0

  3. anti(Preposition)

    A word used before a noun or noun phrase to indicate opposition to the concept expressed by the noun or noun phrase.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Anti

    a prefix meaning against, opposite or opposed to, contrary, or in place of; -- used in composition in many English words. It is often shortened to ant-; as, antacid, antarctic

  2. Origin: [Gr. 'anti` against. See Ante.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Anti

    ant′i, pfx. against, in opposition to, rivalling, simulating. It forms numerous derivatives, alike nouns and adjectives, as antichrist, antipope, anticlimax, anti-tobacconist; anti-Ritualistic, anti-Semite. [Gr. anti, against, instead of, &c.]

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Anagrams for ANTI »

  1. ain't NAIT, tian, tina, Tina, TINA

  2. Aint

  3. NAIT

  4. Tian

  5. Tina


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ANTI in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ANTI in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Stan Greenberg:

    The Conservatives did well in running as an anti-immigration, anti-Europe and anti-Scots party.

  2. Ingrid Weir:

    To be clear: I am not anti-marriage. I am anti-marrying-people-who-suck-at-life-and-will-suck-the-life-out-of-you.

  3. Malcolm X:

    Speaking like this doesn't mean that we're anti-white, but it does mean we're anti-exploitation, we're anti-degradation, we're anti-oppression.

  4. State Sen. Holly Mitchell:

    It is a classist, sexist, anti-democratic, anti-child, anti-family policy whose premise did not come to fruition, it did not accomplish what it set out to accomplish. So it’s appropriate to take it off the books.

  5. Josef Schuster:

    I’m afraid that anti-Americanism, anti-Israel sentiment, and anti-Semitism will be on the rise, we have very limited educational tools to change that. Syria is one of the most anti-Israel countries, influenced by Iran and helped by Hezbollah.

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