antiauthoritarian

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • anti-authoritarian

Etymology[edit]

anti- +‎ authoritarian

Adjective[edit]

antiauthoritarian (comparative more antiauthoritarian, superlative most antiauthoritarian)

  1. Opposed to authority
    • 1988 June 3, F.K. Plous Jr., “The Authenticists' Conundrum”, Chicago Reader:
      For good or ill, American society is becoming increasingly democratic and antiauthoritarian, and most Catholics are participating in the democratization of the total culture.

Noun[edit]

antiauthoritarian (plural antiauthoritarians)

  1. One who is opposed to authority.

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