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male chauvinism


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  • n. A belief in the innate superiority of men over women.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Disparaging, patronizing, discriminatory or abusive speech or behavior by males toward females stemming from a belief that males are superior to females and females therefore worthy of less respect and inferior treatment. A form of sexism.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. activity indicative of belief in the superiority of men over women


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