anti-aristocratic

adjective
an·​ti-aris·​to·​crat·​ic | \ ˌan-tē-ə-ˌri-stə-ˈkra-tik How to pronounce anti-aristocratic (audio) , (ˌ)a-ˌri-stə-, ˌa-rə-stə-, ˌan-ˌtī- \

Definition of anti-aristocratic

: opposed to or hostile toward the aristocracy or aristocratic sensibilities an anti-aristocratic attitude

First Known Use of anti-aristocratic

1792, in the meaning defined above

Learn More About anti-aristocratic

Time Traveler for anti-aristocratic

Time Traveler

The first known use of anti-aristocratic was in 1792

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near anti-aristocratic

Antiaris

anti-aristocratic

anti-armor

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for anti-aristocratic

Cite this Entry

“Anti-aristocratic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-aristocratic. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Challenging Words You Should Know

  • hedgehog reading a book
  • Often used to describe “the march of time,” what does inexorable mean?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!