from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Hatred of men.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The hatred of, pathological aversion to, or prejudice against men.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Hatred of men. Contrast
misogynyand cf. misandrist.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Man-hatred; a bad opinion of man, as being unfair or oppressive toward women.
Culturally sanctioned misandry is beginning to cause discomfort.
This same year MW had a list of new words that were added into the latest edition, many of the words were so obscure I could hardly find any use of the words at all … so I realized the omission of the word misandry was not an oversight.
When it comes to slandering the opposite sex, women get away with much more; the relative obscurity of the word misandry speaks for itself.
The same goes for all of these pitiful whiners complaining about "misandry".
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And when feminists do it to men, it’s called misandry, but not by anyone whose opinion I respect.
But the MRM hasn't begun to discuss this issue of hatred towards males on the dating scene ... despite making references sometimes to "misandry".
But the MRM hasn't begun to discuss this issue of hatred towards males on the dating scene … despite making references sometimes to "misandry".
I sent her a list from a simple web based search on the word "misandry" which had thousands of references.
I did a yahoo search of the word "misandry" and got about 717,000 results.
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