anti-cult

adjective
an·ti-cult | \ ˌan-tē-ˈkəlt , ˌan-tī- \

Definition of anti-cult 

: opposing, discouraging, or prohibiting religious cults anti-cult legislation

First Known Use of anti-cult

1923, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about anti-cult

Statistics for anti-cult

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for anti-cult

The first known use of anti-cult was in 1923

See more words from the same year

Comments on anti-cult

What made you want to look up anti-cult? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to deposit or conceal in a hiding place

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Food Quiz

Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

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!