Dictionary.com

antiabortion

[ an-tee-uh-bawr-shuhn, an-tahy- ]
/ ˌæn ti əˈbɔr ʃən, ˌæn taɪ- /
Save This Word!

adjective
opposed to abortion or the legalization of abortion.
noun
opposition to abortion, especially legalized abortion.
QUIZ
TAKE JOY IN ACING THIS QUIZ ON “PRIDE” SYNONYMS
Hold your head up high as you embark on this quiz that explores some of the synonyms and meanings of “pride.”
Question 1 of 7
What does "dignity" mean?

Origin of antiabortion

First recorded in 1965–70; anti- + abortion

OTHER WORDS FROM antiabortion

an·ti·a·bor·tion·ist, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use antiabortion in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for antiabortion

anti-abortion

adjective
opposed to abortionanti-abortion activists

Derived forms of anti-abortion

anti-abortionist, noun, adjective
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK