[ an-tee-al-kuh-haw-liz-uh m, -ho-, an-tahy- ]
/ ˌæn tiˈæl kə hɔˌlɪz əm, -hɒ-, ˌæn taɪ- /
opposition to excessive drinking of alcoholic beverages.
Is “Anti” Actually An Inclusive Term?It might surprise you to know that the negative anti is being hailed as a more inclusive way to talk about groups facing discrimination.
From The Waltz To The Jitterbug: How Classic Dances Got Their NamesAs you may suspect, the term “ballroom dancing” originates with the word “ball.” But what you may not know is that “ball” comes from the Latin word ballare , which means “to dance.” So what about all those dances performed in the ballroom? How did they get their names? The waltz The waltz is now considered a harmless, traditional type of ballroom dancing. But in 1825, …
Related formsan·ti·al·co·hol·ic, adjectivean·ti·al·co·hol·ist, noun
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