antienvironmental

adjective an·ti·en·vi·ron·men·tal \ ˌan-tē-in-ˌvī-rə(n)-ˈmen-tᵊl , -ˌvī(-ə)r(n)- , ˌan-tī- \
variants: or anti-environmental

Definition of antienvironmental

:harmful to the natural environment :opposing or hindering efforts to preserve or protect the environment
  • … engaged in a grim struggle with a pervasive yet nebulous anti-environmental contingent.
  • —Jacqueline Boone
  • anti-environmental legislation

First Known Use of antienvironmental

1970


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