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anti-Semite

[an-tee-sem-ahyt, an-tahy- or, esp. British, -see-mahyt] /ˌæn tiˈsɛm aɪt, ˌæn taɪ- or, esp. British, -ˈsi maɪt/
noun
1.
a person who discriminates against or is prejudiced or hostile toward Jews.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85
Related forms
anti-Semitic
[an-tee-suh-mit-ik, an-tahy-] /ˌæn ti səˈmɪt ɪk, ˌæn taɪ-/ (Show IPA),
adjective
anti-Semitically, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for anti-semitic

anti-Semitic

adjective
1.
prejudiced against or hostile to Jews
Derived Forms
anti-Semitically, adverb
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Word Origin and History for anti-semitic

anti-Semitic

adj.

1881, see anti-Semitism.

anti-Semite

n.

1881, see anti-Semitism.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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