Definition of antiglobalization in English:

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antiglobalization

Pronunciation: /antiˌɡləʊbəlʌɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/
(also antiglobalisation)

noun

[mass noun]
Opposition to the increase in the global power and influence of businesses, especially multinational corporations.
Example sentences
  • One of the main claims of the antiglobalization movement is that globalization is widening the gap between the haves and the have-nots.
  • These questions have been raised insistently by antiglobalization activists.
  • Many of them learned important theoretical and practical lessons from antiglobalization struggles in developing countries, particularly from Mexico's Zapatista rebellion.
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