adjective an·ti–Ma·fia \ˌan-ˌtī-ˈmä-fē-ə, -ˈma-, ˌan-tē-\

Definition of anti–Mafia

  1. :  opposed to the Mafia or criminal activities related to the Mafia The struggle to put those laws into effect would give Corleone another working-class anti-Mafia hero and martyr. — David Lane, Into the Heart of the Mafia, 2009

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Origin and Etymology of anti–mafia

1anti- + mafia

First Known Use: 1891

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to cast off or become cast off

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