anti-whaling

adjective
an·​ti-whal·​ing | \ ˌan-tē-ˈhwā-liŋ How to pronounce anti-whaling (audio) , -ˈwā-, ˌan-tī-\

Definition of anti-whaling

: opposed to whaling anti-whaling activists an anti-whaling campaign

First Known Use of anti-whaling

1904, in the meaning defined above

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