anti-Semite
noun see anti-Semitism

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • anti-Semite — (n.) 1881, see ANTI SEMITISM (Cf. anti Semitism) …   Etymology dictionary

  • anti-Semite — anti Semitism ► NOUN ▪ hostility to or prejudice against Jews. DERIVATIVES anti Semite noun anti Semitic adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • anti-Semite — [an΄tī sem′īt΄; an΄tēsem′īt΄, an΄tisem′īt΄] n. an anti Semitic person …   English World dictionary

  • anti-Semite — n. a person hostile to or prejudiced against Jews. Derivatives: anti Semitic adj. anti Semitism n. * * * I noun someone who hates and would persecute Jews (Freq. 5) • Syn: ↑Jew baiter • Hypernyms: ↑hater II adjective …   Useful english dictionary

  • anti-Semite — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms anti Semite : singular anti Semite plural anti Semites someone who hates Jewish people …   English dictionary

  • anti-Semite — /ænti ˈsɛmaɪt/ (say antee semuyt) noun someone prejudiced against Jewish people. Usage: While Semite has the broad sense meaning a speaker of a Semitic language , the form anti Semite has been restricted in use to mean anti Jewish since the late… …   Australian English dictionary

  • anti-Semite — [[t]æ̱nti si͟ːmaɪt, AM se̱m [/t]] anti Semites N COUNT An anti Semite is someone who strongly dislikes and is prejudiced against Jewish people …   English dictionary

  • anti-Semite — anti Se|mite [ˌænti ˈsi:maıt US ˈsem ] n someone who hates Jewish people >anti Semitic [ˌæntisıˈmıtık] adj ▪ He made a few anti Semitic remarks …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • anti-Semite — anti Semitic /an tee seuh mit ik, an tuy /, adj. anti Semitically, adv. /an tee sem uyt, an tuy / or, esp. Brit., / see muyt/, n. a person who discriminates against or is prejudiced or hostile toward Jews. [1880 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • Anti-Semite — Anti Semitism An ti Sem i*tism, n. Opposition to, or hatred of, Semites, esp. Jews. The word is sometimes also applied to acts motivated by or evincing antisemitism. {An ti Sem ite}, n. {An ti Sem*it ic}, a. [Webster 1913 Suppl. +PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • anti-Semite — anti Jewish person …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

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