anti-recession

adjective

an·​ti-re·​ces·​sion
ˌan-tē-ri-ˈse-shən,
ˌan-tī- How to pronounce anti-recession (audio)
: serving or intended to prevent or alleviate economic recession
anti-recession legislation/policies

Word History

First Known Use

1937, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of anti-recession was in 1937

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“Anti-recession.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-recession. Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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