antiministerialist

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From anti- +‎ ministerialist.

Noun[edit]

antiministerialist (plural antiministerialists)

  1. Someone opposed to government ministers or ministries.
    • 1822, Samuel Parr, letter, 14 Oct 1822:
      Every day I am more and more an Antiministerialist, and an implacable foe of the unholy Alliance.
    • 2002, Colin Jones, The Great Nation, Penguin 2003, p. 342:
      The anti-ministerialists received aid, moreover, from an unlikely source, namely the government itself.