antisteroid

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

anti- +‎ steroid

Adjective[edit]

antisteroid (comparative more antisteroid, superlative most antisteroid)

  1. Opposing the use of steroids.
    • 2004, Boyd Epley, The path to athletic power (page 17)
      But after 1973, most strength coaches working with team sports in America took an antisteroid position.
    • 2007, Fred C. Pampel, Drugs and sports (page 189)
      The Drug Enforcement Administration, the federal agency in charge of drug control, has responsibility for enforcement of antisteroid laws.
  2. (biology) Blocking or counteracting steroids.