an·​ti-sep·​a·​rat·​ist | \ ˌan-tē-ˈse-p(ə-)rə-tist How to pronounce anti-separatist (audio) , -ˈse-pə-ˌrā-, ˌan-tī-\
variants: or less commonly antiseparatist

Definition of anti-separatist

: opposing or hostile toward separatism Probably the most effective argument used by antiseparatist forces has been economic: Quebec can prosper within Canada, but risks economic disaster by going on its own.— Paul Thagard

Other Words from anti-separatist

anti-separatist or less commonly antiseparatist noun
The future of the United Kingdom is much more important than petty party squabbles and saving the Union in 2014 should be the number one priority for all anti-separatists this year. — Alan Cochrane

First Known Use of anti-separatist

1918, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about anti-separatist

Statistics for anti-separatist

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for anti-separatist

The first known use of anti-separatist was in 1918

See more words from the same year

Comments on anti-separatist

What made you want to look up anti-separatist? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


showing great care, attention, and effort

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Finance Words Quiz

  • a-piggy-bank
  • The etymology of mortgage is related most closely to which two words?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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