[mi-soj-uh-nis-tik, mahy‐]


reflecting or exhibiting hatred, dislike, mistrust, or mistreatment of women.

Sometimes mi·sog·y·nic, mi·sog·y·nous.
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Examples from the Web for misogynistic

Contemporary Examples of misogynistic

Historical Examples of misogynistic

  • Captain Puffin was a great cynic in his own misogynistic way.

    Miss Mapp

    Edward Frederic Benson

  • No doubt these sights had confirmed him in his misogynistic broodings.

  • These are devoted to love and matrimony, giving rhetorical expression to the misogynistic side of the Novelle.

Word Origin and History for misogynistic

1821, from misogynist + -ic.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper