anti-family

adjective
an·​ti-fam·​i·​ly | \ ˌan-tē-ˈfam-lē How to pronounce anti-family (audio) , -ˈfa-mə-, ˌan-tī-\

Definition of anti-family

: opposed to or unsupportive of families or family values Some fans take LaRoche's side, saying parents should always have time for kids, even at work, and anyone who says otherwise is anti-family— John Kass

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1849, in the meaning defined above

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