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misogynist

noun [C] uk   /mɪˈsɒdʒ.ɪ.nɪst/ us    /-ˈsɑː.dʒɪ-/
a man who hates women or believes that men are much better than womenFeelings of dislike and hatredKinds of menMen and women

misogynist

adjective uk   /mɪˈsɒdʒ.ɪ.nɪst/ us    /-ˈsɑː.dʒɪ-/ (also misogynistic)
showing feelings of hating women or a belief that men are much better than women: She left the Church because of its misogynist teachings on women and their position in society. a misogynistic attitude/writerFeelings of dislike and hatred
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