Examples from the Web for anti-authoritarian
Sony Pictures Entertainment has put out some of the most countercultural, anti-authoritarian movies of the past century.Sony: Hollywood’s Most Subversive Studio Under Attack|Marlow Stern|December 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Obama years have been marked by a sharp turn toward anti-individualist, anti-authoritarian philosophy.
At its core, the Republican Party is a bottom-up, anti-authoritarian working- and middle-class party.Republicans Push Back as Rove Aims to Appoint Himself Kingmaker|Lloyd Green|February 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The seventies were an anti-authoritarian or at least egalitarian period.Eric Asimov Talks About New Book “How to Love Wine”|Sophie Menin|October 20, 2012|DAILY BEAST
And pushing the envelope, as she always did, with a playful, anti-authoritarian attitude—up to a point.Lynn Sherr: Sally Ride’s Heroic and Trailblazing Life as an Astronaut|Lynn Sherr|July 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for anti-authoritarian
Word Origin and History for anti-authoritarian
1862, "favoring imposed order over freedom," from authority + -an. Cf. authoritative, which originally had this meaning to itself. Noun in the sense of one advocating or practicing such governance is from 1859.