anti-Asian

adjective
\ ˌan-tē-ˈā-zhən How to pronounce anti-Asian (audio) , -shən, ˌan-ˌtī- \

Definition of anti-Asian

: opposed to or hostile toward the people or culture of Asia anti-Asian discrimination anti-Asian bias

First Known Use of anti-Asian

1920, in the meaning defined above

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“Anti-Asian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-Asian. Accessed 14 May. 2021.

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