anti-, ant-

(Greek: against, opposed to, preventive; used as a prefix)

Don't confuse this anti- ("against, preventive") with the anti- which means "before".

anti-feminist, antifeminist; anti-feminism, antifeminism
1. Anyone who is opposed to women or to feminism (advocacy of the rights of women; based on the theory of equality of the sexes); a person (usually a man) who is hostile to sexual equality or to the advocacy of women's rights.
2. Of, pertaining to, someone who is against the idea of the equality of the sexes or any of various beliefs antagonistic to feminism and a belief in the superiority of men over women.
antifertility
antifoliate
antifungal
1. Any agent that destroys or prevents the growth of fungi.
2. Capable of destroying fungi.
antigaeic
1. The quality of antagonism to the earth, its systems and biota; anti-Nature.
2. Etymology: from anti-, "against" plus Gaea, "earth goddess".
antigalactic
antihidrotic, anhidrotic
1. Acting to reduce or to prevent sweating; antiperspirant.
2. An agent having an inhibitory action upon the secretion of sweat.
antihydropic
A reference to a medication used to treat the accumulation of fluid in the tissues; that is the results of dropsy or edematous states.
antilithic
antilogism
antilogy
antiloquist
Someone who contradicts.
antiloquy
A contradiction.
antimacassar
antimalarial