anti-French

adjective
an·​ti-French | \ ˌan-tē-ˈfrench How to pronounce anti-French (audio) , ˌan-tī- \

Definition of anti-French

: opposed to or hostile toward French people, policies, or culture anti-French sentiments anti-French protests

First Known Use of anti-French

1743, in the meaning defined above

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“Anti-French.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-French. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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