anti-Russian

adjective
an·​ti-Rus·​sian | \ ˌan-tē-ˈrə-shən, ˌan-tī- How to pronounce anti-Russian (audio) \

Definition of anti-Russian

: opposed to or hostile toward Russia or the Russian people Moreover, the republican leaderships that had wavered during the coup sought to protect themselves from Moscow's retribution by wrapping themselves in anti-Russian and nationalist flags …— Richard Sakwa

First Known Use of anti-Russian

1764, in the meaning defined above

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

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