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"anti" in British English

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antiadjective, preposition

uk   /ˈæn.ti/  us   /ˈæn.t̬i/ informal
opposed to or against a particular thing or person: We've received a lot of anti letters about that newspaper article. Just because I won't join you, it doesn't mean that I'm anti you.

antinoun [C]

uk   /ˈæn.ti/  us   /ˈæn.t̬i/ (plural antis) informal
a person who is opposed to something or someone: So what do you think about smoking in public places - are you a pro or an anti (= do you support or oppose it)?

anti-prefix

uk   /æn.ti-/  us   /æn.t̬i/  /æn.taɪ-/
(Definition of anti from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"anti-" in American English

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anti-prefix

 us   /ˌæn·ti, ˌæn·tɑɪ/
opposed to or against: antienvironmentalist
(Definition of anti- from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"anti-" in Business English

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anti-prefix

uk   /ænti-/  us   /æntɑɪ/
opposed to or against something: Even anti-regulatory governments can no longer entirely ignore environmental violations. an anti-establishment, rebellious ideology an antiwar demonstration
(Definition of anti- from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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