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 (mĭs′ən-thrŏp′ĭk, mĭz′-)
1. Of, relating to, or characteristic of a misanthrope.
2. Characterized by a hatred or mistrustful scorn for humankind.

mis′an·throp′i·cal·ly adv.
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(ˌmɪs ənˈθrɒp ɪk, ˌmɪz-)

also mis`an•throp′i•cal,

1. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of a misanthrope.
2. characterized by misanthropy.
mis`an•throp′i•cal•ly, adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.misanthropic - believing the worst of human nature and motivesmisanthropic - believing the worst of human nature and motives; having a sneering disbelief in e.g. selflessness of others
distrustful - having or showing distrust; "a man of distrustful nature"; "my experience...in other fields of law has made me distrustful of rules of thumb generally"- B.N.Cardozo; "vigilant and distrustful superintendence"- Thomas Jefferson
2.misanthropic - hating mankind in generalmisanthropic - hating mankind in general    
ill-natured - having an irritable and unpleasant disposition
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adjective antisocial, suspicious, cynical, sceptical, unfriendly, malevolent, inhumane, jaundiced, grouchy, unsociable a misanthropic but successful businessman
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[ˌmɪzənˈθrɒpɪk] ADJmisantrópico
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[ˌmɪznˈθrɒpɪk] adjmisantropico/a
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