climate denial

[ klahy-mit di-nahy-uhl ]
/ ˈklaɪ mɪt dɪˌnaɪ əl /


the refusal to accept the existence or validity of climate change: She has railed against the climate denial of her predecessor.


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Origin of climate denial

First recorded in 2005–10

OTHER WORDS FROM climate denial

cli·mate de·ni·al·ism, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020