Definition of anti-Semite in English:


(also antisemite)

Pronunciation /ˌan(t)ēˈseˌmīt/ /ˌæn(t)iˈsɛˌmaɪt/ /ˌanˌtīˈseˌmīt/ /ˌænˌtaɪˈsɛˌmaɪt/

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Translate anti-Semite into Spanish


  • A person who is hostile to or prejudiced against Jewish people.

    ‘he was not just a bigot, but also an anti-Semite’
    • ‘The horror of the Holocaust served to discredit the pronouncements of anti-Semites.’
    • ‘The anti-Semite hooligans here are silently tolerated.’
    • ‘The composer remained a strident anti-Semite for the rest of his life.’
    • ‘Being branded an anti-semite in Hollywood can make life very difficult.’
    • ‘It was his study of Judaism which led to his formulating extreme anti-Semite beliefs.’
    • ‘The speech caused a furor in which the famed aviator was widely attacked as an anti-Semite.’
    • ‘I doubt anyone had ever called them anti-Semites before.’
    • ‘He is an anti-Semite, once overheard telling guests that he "hoped the British didn't stop Hitler too soon."’
    • ‘His son studied medicine and later became a polemicist, royalist, and anti-Semite, as well as one of the best diarists of the Third Republic.’
    • ‘Hell, they will probably read this and call me an anti-Semite!’