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misandrist

[ mis-an-dreest ]
/ ˈmɪs ænˌdrist /
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noun
someone, especially a woman, who hates, dislikes, or mistrusts men: Mainstream feminists are not misandrists; they seek equal rights for men and women on the basis that all genders have the ability and the right to lead self-determining lives.
adjective
showing a hatred, dislike, or mistrust of men: The allegedly misandrist attitude of the administration is causing discipline problems with the male students.
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Origin of misandrist

First recorded in 1950–55; misandr(y) + -ist
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