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male chauvinist

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  1. a male who patronizes, disparages, or otherwise denigrates females in the belief that they are inferior to males and thus deserving of less than equal treatment or benefit.
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Origin of male chauvinist

First recorded in 1965–70
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Related Words for male chauvinist

bigot, chauvinist, misanthrope, racist, MCP, jingoist, sexist, supremacist

Word Origin and History for male chauvinist


1969; see chauvinism.

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