Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The love or fondness for women.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Fondness for women; uxoriousness; -- opposed to misogyny.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Fondness or admiration for women; love of women: the opposite of misogyny.

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

  • n. admiration for women

Etymologies

phil- + -o- + -gyny (Wiktionary)

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