antitrades, westerly winds lying above the winds in the tropics.
noting or pertaining to such a wind.
- Anti tradition
the handing down of statements, beliefs, legends, customs, information, etc., from generation to generation, especially by word of mouth or by practice: a story that has come down to us by popular tradition. something that is handed down: the traditions of the Eskimos. a long-established or inherited way of thinking or acting: The rebellious students […]
of or relating to . handed down by . in accordance with . of, relating to, or characteristic of the older styles of jazz, especially New Orleans style, Chicago style, Kansas City style, and Dixieland. Compare (def 4). Contemporary Examples There were two reasons for this: one traditional and the other, well, a little disconcerting. […]
- Anti traditionalist
adherence to tradition as authority, especially in matters of religion. a system of philosophy according to which all knowledge of religious truth is derived from divine revelation and received by instruction. noun the doctrine that all knowledge originates in divine revelation and is perpetuated by tradition adherence to tradition, esp in religion
adherence to tradition as authority, especially in matters of religion. a system of philosophy according to which all knowledge of religious truth is derived from divine revelation and received by instruction. Contemporary Examples “Within its 1806 embodiment of the cocktail incarnate—spirit, sweetner, bitters, water—there is traditionalism,” Simonson writes. The Rise and Fall…and Rise Again of […]