anti-liberal

adjective
an·​ti-lib·​er·​al | \ ˌan-tē-ˈli-b(ə-)rəl, ˌan-tī- How to pronounce anti-liberal (audio) \

Definition of anti-liberal

: opposed to or hostile toward political liberalism Not all the comment on him was favourable, since he was seen as anti-Western, anti-liberal and a Russian nationalist.— Geoffrey A. Hosking

Other Words from anti-liberal

anti-liberalism \ ˌan-​tē-​ˈli-​b(ə-​)rə-​ˌli-​zəm How to pronounce anti-liberalism (audio) , ˌan-​tī-​ \ noun
These romantic medievalists may moreover have strengthened Tolstoy's natural anti-intellectualism and anti-liberalism — Isaiah Berlin

First Known Use of anti-liberal

1815, in the meaning defined above

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“Anti-liberal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-liberal. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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