antisemitism


antisemitism
noun
the intense dislike for and prejudice against Jewish people
Syn: ↑anti-Semitism
Derivationally related forms: ↑antisemitic, ↑anti-semitic (for: ↑anti-Semitism)
Hypernyms: ↑racism

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