[ mi-sol-uh-jee, mahy- ]
/ mɪˈsɒl ə dʒi, maɪ- /
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distrust or hatred of reason or reasoning.
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OTHER WORDS FROM misologymi·sol·o·gist, noun
Words nearby misology
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British Dictionary definitions for misology
/ (mɪˈsɒlədʒɪ, maɪ-) /
hatred of reasoning or reasoned argument
Derived forms of misologymisologist, noun
Word Origin for misology
C19: from Greek misologia, from misos hatred + logos word, reasoning. See logos
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