- reflecting or exhibiting hatred, dislike, mistrust, or mistreatment of women.
Sometimes mi·sog·y·nic, mi·sog·y·nous.
- hatred, dislike, or mistrust of women, or prejudice against women.
Origin of misogyny
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
- hatred of women
C17: from Greek, from miso- + gunē woman
Word Origin and History for misogynous
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
- Hatred of women.