anti-obscenity

adjective an·ti-ob·scen·i·ty \ ˌan-tē-äb-ˈse-nə-tē , -əb- , ˌan-tī- also -ˈsē- \

Definition of anti-obscenity

:opposing or prohibiting obscenity :intended to prevent or punish the distribution of obscene materials
  • anti-obscenity laws

First Known Use of anti-obscenity

1847


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