misogynist

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μισογύνης (misogúnēs), from μισέω (miséō, I hate) + γυνή (gunḗ, woman).

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misogynist (plural misogynists)

  1. One who professes misogyny; a hater of women.
    Confound all women, I say, muttered the young misogynist.[1]
  2. One who displays prejudice against or looks down upon women.

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  1. ^ Thackeray, William Makepeace (1878). The Virginians.