anti-Catholic

adjective an·ti-Cath·o·lic \ ˌan-tē-ˈkath-lik , -ˈka-thə- , ˌan-tī- \

Definition of anti-Catholic

:opposed to or hostile toward the Catholic church
  • anti-Catholic sentiment

anti-Catholicism

play \ˌan-tē-kə-ˈthä-lə-ˌsi-zəm, ˌan-tī-\ noun
    • Bowker speculates that Orwell's "Catholic education" may have been the source of the notorious anti-Catholicism of his later writings, …
    • —Stefan Collini

First Known Use of anti-catholic

1665


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