anti-economic

adjective
an·​ti-eco·​nom·​ic | \ ˌan-tē-ˌe-kə-ˈnä-mik How to pronounce anti-economic (audio) , -ˌē-kə-, ˌan-tī- \

Definition of anti-economic

: opposed or counter to what is considered economic usually used in compound termsanti-economic growth/development [=opposed or counter to economic growth/development]anti-economic regulation [=opposed to economic regulation]

First Known Use of anti-economic

1851, in the meaning defined above

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“Anti-economic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-economic. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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