Luddite

See also: luddite

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

After Ned Ludd, a legendary example. See -ite.

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NounEdit

Luddite (plural Luddites)

  1. Any of a group of early 19th century English textile workers who destroyed machinery because it would harm their livelihood.
  2. (by extension, pejorative) Someone who opposes technological change.

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Last modified on 11 April 2014, at 21:31