Anti-foreign



the policy or practice of showing hostility toward foreigners, foreign customs, etc.
Historical Examples

In the second half of 1900 an anti-foreign and anti-dynastic rebellion, breaking out in Shantung, spread Chinese Crisis of 1900.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 3 Various

In the meantime Shooiski instigated an anti-foreign reaction.
The Story of Moscow Wirt Gerrare

In his view, education is rapidly conquering the form of ignorance in which anti-foreign movements have their root.
The Scrap Book, Volume 1, No. 5 Various

Their idea was to return to Hongkong and remain there until the anti-foreign feeling had grown less strong.
Chatterbox, 1905. Various

This movement was not only anti-French and anti-foreign, but also distinctly anti-Christian.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 17, Slice 3 Various

Even Chosiu was not at first so fierce an anti-foreign clan as it became later on.
A Fantasy of Far Japan Baron Kencho Suyematsu

He knew in disjointed fashion how that same summer an anti-foreign revolt had broken out in Shantung and spread to Pechili.
The Tempering Charles Neville Buck

It is, however, a remarkable fact that he was in his youth one of the most ardent participators of the anti-foreign party.
A Fantasy of Far Japan Baron Kencho Suyematsu

It need not be thought strange that there is an anti-foreign sentiment in China.
The Old World and Its Ways William Jennings Bryan

There were many young men in Chosiu who were ardent in the anti-foreign propaganda, and young Ito was one of them.
A Fantasy of Far Japan Baron Kencho Suyematsu

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