anti-egalitarian

adjective
an·​ti-egal·​i·​tar·​i·​an | \ ˌan-tē-i-ˌga-lə-ˈter-ē-ən How to pronounce anti-egalitarian (audio) , ˌan-tī- \

Definition of anti-egalitarian

: opposing or hindering egalitarianism : contrary to principles of social equality and fairness … the anti-egalitarian practice of congressional lobbyists who hire someone to stand in line for them.— Jan Gardner

First Known Use of anti-egalitarian

1959, in the meaning defined above

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“Anti-egalitarian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-egalitarian. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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