[ woo m-uh n-hey-ter ]
/ ˈwʊm ənˌheɪ tər /


a person, especially a man, who dislikes women; misogynist.

Nearby words

  1. woman of the streets,
  2. woman of the world,
  3. woman suffrage,
  4. woman-chaser,
  5. woman-day,
  6. woman-hour,
  7. woman-to-woman,
  8. woman-year,
  9. womanfully,
  10. womanhood

Origin of woman-hater

First recorded in 1600–10

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for woman-hater

  • The Woman-Hater affords interesting glimpses of the author's observation, sometimes perhaps experience, in town and country.

    Francis Beaumont: Dramatist|Charles Mills Gayley
  • The Woman-Hater was the earliest play of either of our dramatists to find its way into print.

    Francis Beaumont: Dramatist|Charles Mills Gayley