anti-science

noun an·ti-sci·ence \ ˌan-tē-ˈsī-ən(t)s , ˌan-tī- \
variants: or less commonly antiscience

Definition of anti-science

:a set or system of attitudes and beliefs that are opposed to or reject science and scientific methods and principles
  • And for a show even remotely about news—as well as a groundbreaking newswoman like Walters—to legitimize McCarthy's dangerous antiscience … is irresponsible and shameful.
  • —James Poniewozik

anti-science

or less commonly antiscience adjective
    • an anti-science bias
    • … many currents of irrational, anti-science, anti-intellectual feelings that arise partly from fears and partly from reaction to errors or arrogance among scientists.
    • —Edmund Fuller

anti-scientific

or less commonly antiscientific play \ˌan-tē-ˌsī-ən-ˈti-fik, ˌan-tī-\ adjective
    • anti-scientific attitudes

First Known Use of anti-science

1911


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