anti-intellectual

adjective an·ti-in·tel·lec·tu·al \ -ˌin-tə-ˈlek-ch(ə-w)əl , -ˈlek-shwəl \

Definition of anti-intellectual

: opposing or hostile to intellectuals or to an intellectual view or approach

anti-intellectual

noun

anti-intellectualism

play \-ˈlek-chə(-wə)-ˌli-zəm, -ˈlek-shwə-\ noun

First Known Use of anti-intellectual

1821

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