Definition of misandrist in English:

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Pronunciation: /mɪˈsandrɪst/


A person who dislikes, despises, or is strongly prejudiced against men: the counterpart to a misogynist is a misandrist
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  • When it comes to Australian men you could call me a misandrist.
  • It's appealing for misandrists to make the argument that a guy's sexual bits are naturally icky, in the same way misogynists do of women's.
  • Anybody care to start a pool for how long it takes a commenter to suggest that refusing to date people with nothing in common with us makes us all misandrists?


Relating to or characteristic of a misandrist: the university is teaching misandrist lies
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  • I can't figure out if you're a real feminist or a guy doing a parody of a misandrist feminist.
  • By fostering a work environment that is overtly misandrist and hostile to male employees they create discrimination against men.
  • I am a female MRA who was taken advantage of and I want to punish the offender without contributing to the misandrist guilty-until-proven-innocent culture which I feel has taken hold of North America.

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