antienvironmental

adjective
an·​ti·​en·​vi·​ron·​men·​tal | \ ˌan-tē-in-ˌvī-rə(n)-ˈmen-tᵊl How to pronounce antienvironmental (audio) , -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, in the meaning defined above

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“Antienvironmental.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/antienvironmental. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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