mansplaining - definition and synonyms

noun
  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    when a man explains something to a woman in a way that shows he believes he knows more about it than she does just because he is a man

    If you're a man who wants to be a feminist ally (or avoid pissing off all the women you know), mansplaining is something that you should knock out of your repertoire.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 13/11/2013