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  • noun US, offensive A radical or militant feminist who is intolerant of opposing views.

Etymologies

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Blend of feminist and Nazi, popularized by politically conservative radio personality Rush Limbaugh, who credited his friend Tom Hazlett, a professor of law and economics at George Mason University, with coining the term. However, this term or one similar may have been independently coined earlier.

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  • A Limbaugh-ism

    July 19, 2007

  • According to Webster... A Feminazi is an extreme or militant feminist.

    June 24, 2009