hostile sexism

[ hos-tl sek-siz-uhm ]

noun
  1. a form of sexism in which people, especially women, who do not conform to traditional gender roles are viewed in a negative manner.

Origin of hostile sexism

1
First recorded in 1970–75

Words Nearby hostile sexism

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