ˌan-tī- How to pronounce anti-religion (audio)
: opposing or hostile toward religion : anti-religious
Although my parents have both found religion in recent years, they were steadfastly anti-religion when they raised their three children.Kate Carter

Word History

First Known Use

1798, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of anti-religion was in 1798

Dictionary Entries Near anti-religion

Cite this Entry

“Anti-religion.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Sep. 2023.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!