anti-statist

adjective an·ti-stat·ist \ ˌan-tē-ˈstā-tist , ˌan-tī- \
variants: or antistatist

Definition of anti-statist

: characterized by or expressing opposition to statism
  • antistatist ideas/views
  • anti-statist politicians who crusaded to shrink government.
  • —David Sehat

anti-statist

or antistatist noun, plural anti-statists or antistatists
    • Antistatists believed that most social problems are a result of too much government interference in the operation of the free market.
    • —Angela K Lewis

First Known Use of anti-statist

1886

in the meaning defined above

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