anti-fascist

adjective an·ti-fas·cist \ ˌan-tē-ˈfa-shist , ˌan-tī- also -sist \
variants: or less commonly anti-Fascist or antifascist
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

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

anti-fascist

or less commonly anti-Fascist or antifascist noun
    • Those few weeks turned me into a devout anti-fascist.
    • —Martha Gellhorn

anti-fascism

play \ˌan-tē-ˈfa-ˌshi-zəm, 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


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