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misandry

noun [U] uk   /mɪˈsæn.dri/ /ˈmɪs.ən-/  us   /ˈmɪs.æn-/
feelings of hating men
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misandrist
noun [C] uk   us   /ˈmɪs.ən.drɪst/
Being a feminist doesn't necessarily make you a misandrist.
Translations of “misandry”
in Chinese (Traditional) 厭惡男人,憎恨男人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 厌恶男人,憎恨男人…
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