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antiwar

[an-tee-wawr, an-tahy-] /ˌæn tiˈwɔr, ˌæn taɪ-/
adjective
1.
against war or a particular war:
the antiwar movement of the 1960s.
Origin of antiwar
anti- + war1
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  • The antiwar factions were not necessarily, however, users of violence.

    The Day of the Confederacy Nathaniel W. Stephenson
  • The movement was headed by the left-wing Socialists, who attempted to correlate the antiwar movement with socialist propaganda.

    Area Handbook for Bulgaria Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
British Dictionary definitions for antiwar

antiwar

/ˌæntɪˈwɔː/
adjective
1.
opposed to war: the antiwar movement
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