an·​ti-fas·​cist | \ ˌan-tē-ˈfa-shist How to pronounce anti-fascist (audio) , ˌan-tī- also -sist \
variants: or less commonly anti-Fascist or antifascist

Definition of anti-fascist

: opposed to fascism anti-fascist protesters … the film suggests a counterculture version of the anti-fascist thrillers of the forties.The New Yorker

Other Words from anti-fascist

anti-fascist or less commonly anti-Fascist or antifascist noun
Those few weeks turned me into a devout anti-fascist. — Martha Gellhorn
anti-fascism \ ˌan-​tē-​ˈfa-​ˌshi-​zəm How to pronounce anti-fascism (audio) , ˌan-​tī-​ also  -​ˈfa-​ˌsi-​ \ or less commonly anti-Fascism or antifascism noun
They were united only by their anti-Fascism and their contempt for Badoglio and the King. — Robert Katz

First Known Use of anti-fascist

1923, in the meaning defined above

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“Anti-fascist.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 29 January 2020.

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to assert without proof or before proving

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