anti-modern

adjective an·ti-mod·ern \ ˌan-tē-ˈmä-dərn , nonstandard -ˈmä-d(ə-)rən , ˌan-tī- \
variants: or less commonly antimodern

Definition of anti-modern

:opposed to modernism or to modern beliefs and practices
  • But clearly what disturbs Flores more is to discover these same anti-modern tendencies gaining ground on the secular left.
  • —Mark Lilla
  • … the common link among the various types of antimodern traditionalism.
  • —Jeffrey Stout

First Known Use of anti-modern

1834


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