male chauvinism


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male chauvinist

n.
A man whose behavior and attitude toward women indicate a belief that they are innately inferior to men.

male chauvinism n.

male chauvinism

n
the belief, held or alleged to be held by certain men, that men are inherently superior to women
male chauvinist n, adj
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.male chauvinism - activity indicative of belief in the superiority of men over womenmale chauvinism - activity indicative of belief in the superiority of men over women
sexism - discriminatory or abusive behavior towards members of the opposite sex
Translations

male chauvinism

nmaschilismo
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From the oldies saying men and women are two wheels of a vehicle to contemporary needs and demands; life is more than male chauvinism or women's emancipation towards mutual trust and enlightenment.
But such steps failed to bring any qualitative change in the lives of Pakistani women as they remained captives of male chauvinism. Second, Pakistan is still a tribal and feudal society where democracy, political pluralism, enlightenment and emancipation of women have remained a distant dream.