antisemitism

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an·ti-Sem·i·tism

or an·ti·sem·i·tism (ăn′tē-sĕm′ĭ-tĭz′əm, ăn′tī-)
n.
1. Hostility toward or prejudice against Jews or Judaism.
2. Discrimination against Jews.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.antisemitism - the intense dislike for and prejudice against Jewish peopleantisemitism - the intense dislike for and prejudice against Jewish people
racism - the prejudice that members of one race are intrinsically superior to members of other races
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We cannot credibly fight Islamophobia while making excuses for Judaeophobia.
Historians no longer write as adherents of the "noble" Roth school, yet equally they should not see British antisemitism solely through Continental lenses, for while elements of Judaeophobia were imported, more important were the native strands.
Older religious Judaeophobia is said to have morphed into supposedly "more sophisticated" antisemitism at about this time.
5); and secondly, in marked contrast to the Judaeophobia that coloured the work of John Lightfoot, 'the other great contemporary English Talmudic scholar' (p.