anti-reform

adjective

an·​ti-re·​form
ˌan-tē-ri-ˈfȯrm,
ˌan-tī- How to pronounce anti-reform (audio)
: characterized by or expressing opposition to reform : opposing the amendment of laws, policies, or procedures
anti-reform candidates
anti-reform protests

Word History

First Known Use

1793, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of anti-reform was in 1793

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Cite this Entry

“Anti-reform.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-reform. Accessed 27 Nov. 2022.

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