antifeminist


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an·ti·fem·i·nist

 (ăn′tē-fĕm′ə-nĭst, ăn′tī-)
adj.
Characterized by ideas or behavior reflecting a disbelief in the economic, political, and social equality of the sexes.

an′ti·fem′i·nism n.
an′ti·fem′i·nist n.

antifeminist

(ˌæntɪˈfɛmɪnɪst)
n
a person, movement or action opposed to feminism
adj
relating to antifeminism
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.antifeminist - someone who does not believe in the social or economic or political equality of men and womenantifeminist - someone who does not believe in the social or economic or political equality of men and women
bigot - a prejudiced person who is intolerant of any opinions differing from his own
male chauvinist, sexist - a man with a chauvinistic belief in the inferiority of women
Translations
antifeministantifeministkinja

antifeminist

[ˌæntɪˈfemɪnɪst]
A. ADJantifeminista
B. Nantifeminista mf
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