misogynistic

[mi-soj-uh-nis-tik, mahy‐]
adjective
reflecting or exhibiting hatred, dislike, mistrust, or mistreatment of women.
Sometimes, misogynic, misogynous.
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misogyny (mɪˈsɒdʒɪnɪ, maɪ-)
 
n
hatred of women
 
[C17: from Greek, from miso- + gunē woman]
 
mi'sogynist
 
n, —adj
 
misogy'nistic
 
adj
 
mi'sogynous
 
adj

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misogynistic
1821, from misogynist + -ic.
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Example sentences for misogynistic
Stories of this type are typical of the misogynistic sentiment of the medieval era.
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