pre·​fas·​cist ˌprē-ˈfa-shist How to pronounce prefascist (audio)
 also  -sist
variants or pre-fascist
: existing prior to the advent of fascism
prefascist Italy

Word History

First Known Use

1924, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of prefascist was in 1924

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Cite this Entry

“Prefascist.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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