mansplaining - definition and synonyms

noun [uncountable] showing disapproval 

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  1. when a man explains something to a woman in a way that shows he thinks he knows more about it than she does just because he is a man

    If you are a man who wants to be a feminist ally, mansplaining is something that you should knock out of your repertoire.

    This meaning is based on one submitted to the Open Dictionary from United Kingdom on 13/11/2013