sexist

[ sek-sist ]
/ ˈsɛk sɪst /

adjective

relating to, involving, or fostering sexism, or attitudes and behavior toward someone based on the person's gender: a sexist remark; sexist advertising.

noun

a person who has sexist attitudes or behaves in a sexist manner.

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Origin of sexist

1965–70; sex + -ist, on the model of racist
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