Anti Prefix – Meaning, words with Prefix Anti

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Anti prefix meaning

The prefix “Anti” means ‘opposed to’ or against.

 

Words with prefix anti

Here are a few commonly used words which have prefix anti. The meanings of the words are also given for the convenience of students.

  1. Anti + thesis = Antithesis. Something that is an exact opposite.
  2. Anti + biotic = Antibiotic. A substance that cures infections.
  3. Anti + climax = Anticlimax. A disappointing decline after a previous rise.
  4. Anti + social = Antisocial. A person who shuns contact with others.
  5. Anti + freeze = Antifreeze. Something that stops the action of freezing.
  6. Anti + depressant = Antidepressant. Something that cures depression.
  7. Anti + clockwise = Anticlockwise. Something that moves in a direction opposite to the hands of a clock.
  8. Anti + bacterial = Antibacterial. Something that is active against bacteria.
  9. Anti + septic = Antiseptic.Something which prevents the formation of a septic.
  10. Anti + skid = Antiskid. Something designed to prevent skidding.
  11. Anti + gravity = Antigravity. Something that opposes gravity.
  12. Anti + aging = Antiaging. Something that works against the effects of aging.
  13. Anti + dandruff = Antidandruff. Something that works to prevent dandruff.

 

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