un misanthropical

misanthropic

[mis-uhn-throp-ik, miz-]
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or characteristic of a misanthrope.
2.
characterized by misanthropy.
Also, misanthropical.


Origin:
1755–65; misanthrope + -ic

misanthropically, adverb
unmisanthropic, adjective
unmisanthropical, adjective
unmisanthropically, adverb


1. antisocial, unfriendly, morose, surly.
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misanthropic
1762, from misanthrope + -ic.
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