anti-literary

adjective an·ti-lit·er·ary \ ˌan-tē-ˈli-tə-ˌrer-ē , ˌan-tī- \

Definition of anti-literary

: opposed to or not in conformity with literary values or methods : deliberately or emphatically not literary
  • We are an unintellectual as well as an anti-literary country. We like leaders who give us simple answers.
  • —Norma Klein

First Known Use of anti-literary

1756

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