ˌan-tī- How to pronounce anti-homosexual (audio)
variants or less commonly antihomosexual
: characterized by or expressing hostility toward gay people or homosexuality
anti-homosexual attitudes

Word History

First Known Use

1934, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of anti-homosexual was in 1934

Dictionary Entries Near anti-homosexual

Cite this Entry

“Anti-homosexual.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jun. 2024.

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