anti–crime

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adjective an·ti–crime \ˌan-tē-ˈkrīm, ˌan-tī-\

Definition of anti–crime

  1. :  opposing or intended to discourage or prevent crime and especially violent crime anti-crime legislation an anti-crime campaign

1865

First Known Use of anti–crime

1865


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