anti–pleasure

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adjective an·ti–plea·sure \ˌan-tē-ˈple-zhər, -ˈplā-, ˌan-tī-\

Definition of anti–pleasure

  1. :  opposed or hostile to pleasure She was a representative of the new, politically correct, anti-pleasure school of art people. — Janet Malcolm

1847

First Known Use of anti–pleasure

1847


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