antiradical

[ an-tee-rad-i-kuh l, an-tahy- ]
/ ˌæn tiˈræd ɪ kəl, ˌæn taɪ- /

adjective

opposed to radicalism or radicals.

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Origin of antiradical

First recorded in 1865–70; anti- + radical
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for anti-radical

  • An anti-Radical upon the plan of the Anti-Jacobin might be of some use, provided it was well sustained.

    The Greville Memoirs|Charles C. F. Greville
  • In the early months of 1886 he was a flaming Tory and anti-Radical.