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(ăn′tē-sĕm′īt′, ăn′tī-)
One who discriminates against or who is hostile toward or prejudiced against Jews.

an′ti-Se·mit′ic (-sə-mĭt′ĭk) adj.


a person who persecutes or discriminates against Jews
ˌanti-ˈSemitism n


(ˌæn tiˈsɛm aɪt, ˌæn taɪ-; esp. Brit. -ˈsi maɪt)

a person who discriminates against or is prejudiced toward Jews.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.anti-Semite - someone who hates and would persecute Jewsanti-Semite - someone who hates and would persecute Jews
hater - a person who hates
Adj.1.anti-Semite - discriminatory especially on the basis of race or religionanti-semite - discriminatory especially on the basis of race or religion
discriminatory, prejudiced - being biased or having a belief or attitude formed beforehand; "a prejudiced judge"


[ˈæntɪˈsiːmaɪt] Nantisemita mf


(ˌanti ˈsiːmait) , ((American) ˌantai ˈsemait) noun
a person who hates Jews.
anti-Semitic (-seˈmitik) adjective
anti-Semitic views.
anti-Semitism (-ˈsemətizəm) noun
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