Definitions for ANTIˈæn taɪ, ˈæn ti

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

an•tiˈæn taɪ, ˈæn ti(n.)(pl.)-tis.

  1. a person who is opposed to a particular practice, party, policy, action, etc.

Origin of anti:

1780–90; anti -

anti-

  1. a prefix meaning “against, opposed to, prejudicial to” (

    anti-abortion; anti-Semitic; antislavery

    anticoagulant; antifreeze

    antiaircraft; antipersonnel

    anticlimax; antihero; antiparticle

    Antichrist; antipope

    Anti-Lebanon

    Category: Physics, Affix

Origin of anti-:

ME < L < Gk, prefixal use of antí; akin to and

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.)

Wiktionary

  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

Anagrams of ANTI

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

  2. Aint

  3. NAIT

  4. Tian

  5. Tina


Translations for ANTI

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

anti-(prefix)

against, as in anti-aircraft .

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