anti-
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /æntiː/
  • (America) IPA: /ænti/, /æntaɪ/
Prefix
  1. Against, hostile to.
    antiabortion
  2. Contrasting with the norm.
    antihero
  3. Opposite of, reverse.
    anticlockwise
  4. Physically opposite: applied to mountain ranges.
    Anti-Lebanon, Anti-Taurus, Anti-Atlas
  5. Counteracting, neutralizing.
    antibacterial
  6. (particle physics) Related to antiparticles.
    antimatter, antiatom
  7. (immunology) That reacts with immunoglobins found in the specified animal.
    antirabbit, antihorse
Antonyms
  • (against, hostile to): pro-
Translations


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