anti-Judaism

noun
an·​ti-Ju·​da·​ism | \ ˌan-tē-ˈjü-dē-ˌi-zəm, -ˈjü-də-, -ˈjü-(ˌ)dā-, ˌan-tī- How to pronounce anti-Judaism (audio) , British also -ˈjü-ˌdi-zəm \

Definition of anti-Judaism

: opposition to or hostility Judaism Here, perhaps for the first time, we encounter sentiments that cross the line from anti-Judaism (hostile feeling flowing inevitably from competing religious systems) to anti-Semitic Jew-hatred.— Thomas A. Idinopulos

First Known Use of anti-Judaism

1838, in the meaning defined above

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“Anti-Judaism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-Judaism. Accessed 18 Feb. 2020.

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