Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Opposed to the tenets of communism.
  • noun One who is opposed to the tenets of communism.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

anti- +‎ communist

Examples

  • Efforts to give financial support to groups creating such software recall anticommunist programs during the Cold War, when the United States government backed broadcasters like Radio Free Europe, which provided news and information to countries where a free press was banned.

    International Herald Tribune - World News, Analysis, and Global Opinions

  • Efforts to give financial support to groups creating such software recall anticommunist programs during the Cold War, when the United States government backed broadcasters like Radio Free Europe, which provided news and information to countries where a free press was banned.

    NYT > Home Page

  • Efforts to give financial support to groups creating such software recall anticommunist programs during the Cold War, when the United States government backed broadcasters like Radio Free Europe, which provided news and information to countries where a free press was banned.

    NYT > Global Home

  • Efforts to give financial support to groups creating such software recall anticommunist programs during the Cold War, when the United States government backed broadcasters like Radio Free Europe, which provided news and information to countries where a free press was banned.

    NYT > Home Page

  • An historical example of this is how the United States 'support for "anticommunist" dictatorships in Latin America during the Cold War continues to haunt our relations with that continents' people and governments today.

    The Washington Note

  • Before we knew it, people affiliated with Bob Jones University, the ultraconservative Christian school in South Carolina, and the Christian Crusade, an anticommunist organization in Oklahoma, had picked up the argument and were organizing opposition to our bill.

    The Good Fight

  • I had come of age in a generation of Democrats who were reliably anticommunist—Jack Kennedy, Scoop Jackson, Hubert.

    The Good Fight

  • Before we knew it, people affiliated with Bob Jones University, the ultraconservative Christian school in South Carolina, and the Christian Crusade, an anticommunist organization in Oklahoma, had picked up the argument and were organizing opposition to our bill.

    The Good Fight

  • I had come of age in a generation of Democrats who were reliably anticommunist—Jack Kennedy, Scoop Jackson, Hubert.

    The Good Fight

  • Before we knew it, people affiliated with Bob Jones University, the ultraconservative Christian school in South Carolina, and the Christian Crusade, an anticommunist organization in Oklahoma, had picked up the argument and were organizing opposition to our bill.

    The Good Fight

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.