antimodern

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Etymology[edit]

anti- +‎ modern

Adjective[edit]

antimodern (comparative more antimodern, superlative most antimodern)

  1. Opposed to modernity or modernization
    • 2005, John Durham Peters, Courting the Abyss[1], ISBN 0226662748, page 2:
      The third option is also nervous about modernity but in an antimodern rather than postmodern way, that is, it is alarmed rather than playful []

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Noun[edit]

antimodern (plural antimoderns)

  1. A person opposed to modernity or modernization

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