antimerger

adjective
an·​ti·​merg·​er | \ ˌan-tē-ˈmər-jər How to pronounce antimerger (audio) , ˌan-tī- \

Definition of antimerger

: opposing or prohibiting mergers At best an antimerger law is a crude instrument for dealing with collusion …— Richard A. Posner

First Known Use of antimerger

1885, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about antimerger

Time Traveler for antimerger

Time Traveler

The first known use of antimerger was in 1885

See more words from the same year

Statistics for antimerger

Cite this Entry

“Antimerger.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/antimerger. Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

Comments on antimerger

What made you want to look up antimerger? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Challenging Vocabulary Quiz Returns!

  • stylized drawing of woman pole vaulting across gap to get trophy
  • Which is a synonym of fuliginous?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!