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MRA 1

abbreviation

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Syllabification: MRA

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There are 2 main definitions of MRA in English:

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MRA 2

noun (plural MRAs)

informal
A men’s rights activist or advocate (used to refer to a person who campaigns for or supports the protection of men’s rights and interests): MRAs argue that they face daily discrimination from the government, the media, and the justice system [as modifier]: the MRA community
More example sentences
  • When you spend as much time being morally outraged about false rape accusations as I do, people tend to assume you're an MRA.
  • The most obvious reason I avoid the movement is because MRAs are some of the least politically savvy people on the Internet.
  • I agree that MRAs have a valid case that current Western society is hostile to men, their historical domination of institutions notwithstanding.

Origin

Early 21st century: used earlier as an abbreviation of the names of various groups and movements concerned with mens' rights, beginning with the Men's Rights Association, formed in the 1970s.

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Syllabification: MRA

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