ˌan-ˌtī- How to pronounce anti-Bolshevik (audio)
: opposed to or hostile toward Bolsheviks
… the anti-Bolshevik military campaign in the Baltic countries …James S. Corum
anti-Bolshevik noun
At various times in his life, Churchill was … a ferocious anti-Bolshevik and an ally of Stalin's. Geoffrey Wheatcroft

Examples of anti-Bolshevik in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web With word of a faux anti-Bolshevik conspiracy within Russia, the Soviets forged links with real anti-Bolsheviks abroad, persuading them that encouraging developments in Russia would dampen the need for outside intervention. Thomas Rid, Foreign Affairs, 14 Apr. 2020

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Word History

First Known Use

1917, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of anti-Bolshevik was in 1917

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“Anti-Bolshevik.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Dec. 2023.

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