anti-alcohol

adjective
an·​ti-al·​co·​hol | \ ˌan-tē-ˈal-kə-ˌhȯl How to pronounce anti-alcohol (audio) , ˌan-ˌtī- \

Definition of anti-alcohol

: opposed to the consumption of alcohol anti-alcohol campaigns/legislation

First Known Use of anti-alcohol

1835, in the meaning defined above

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“Anti-alcohol.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-alcohol. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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