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addaword.gifdefinition of misogynist

adjective
(also misogynistic)
showing or resulting from dislike of or prejudice against women
I have been a professional actor for nearly twenty years and in that time I have been on the receiving end of misogynist behaviour more times than you can possibly imagine.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 22/10/2012 10:29:00
Definition of misogynist from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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