adjective an·ti–stat·ist \¦an-tī-¦stā-tist, ¦an-tē-\
variants: or


Definition of anti–statist

  1. :  characterized by or expressing opposition to statism It was not only Mr. Friedman's antistatist and free-market views that held sway over his colleagues. — Holcomb B. Noble, New York Times, 17 Nov. 2006

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Origin and Etymology of anti–statist

1anti- + 2statist

First Known Use: 1886

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