anti-economic

adjective an·ti-eco·nom·ic \ ˌan-tē-ˌe-kə-ˈnä-mik , -ˌē-kə- , ˌan-tī- \

Definition of anti-economic

: opposed or counter to what is considered economic usually used in compound terms
  • anti-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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