[ an-tee-guhv-ern-muhnt, -er-muhnt, an-tahy- ]

  1. opposed to or in rebellion against an existing government.

  2. of or relating to a political group, military force, etc., seeking to replace or overthrow an existing government.

Origin of antigovernment


Other words from antigovernment

  • an·ti·gov·ern·men·tal, adjective

Words Nearby antigovernment Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use antigovernment in a sentence

  • Over here it has come through misuse to denote a peculiar class whose reaction is antigovernment.