anti-feminism

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feminism definition


The doctrine — and the political movement based on it — that women should have the same economic, social, and political rights as men. (See under “Anthropology, Psychology, and Sociology.”)

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Cultural Dictionary

feminism definition


A movement for granting women political, social, and economic equality with men. (See women's movement.)

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