antifur

adjective
an·​ti·​fur | \ ˌan-tē-ˈfər How to pronounce antifur (audio) , ˌan-tī- \

Definition of antifur

: opposed to the killing of fur-bearing animals for their pelts antifur activists This winter, the animal-rights movement, which has been gathering steam for several years, promises an all-out, national antifur campaign.— Patricia Lynden

First Known Use of antifur

1907, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of antifur was in 1907

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“Antifur.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/antifur. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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