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mansplainer (plural mansplainers)
- (informal) One (especially a man) who mansplains.
- 2009 May 8, Healey, Karen, “A woman's born to weep and fret”, in Karen Healey's Livejournal, retrieved 2012-05-26:
- Think about the men you know. Do any of them display that delightful mixture of privilege and ignorance that leads to condescending, inaccurate explanations, delivered with the rock-solid conviction of rightness and that slimy certainty that of course he is right, because he is the man in this conversation?
That dude is a mansplainer.
- For more examples of usage of this term, see Citations:mansplainer.