misandric etymology

English word misandric comes from English -ic, English misandry (Hatred of or contempt for men.)

Detailed word origin of misandric

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ic English (eng) (chemistry) Used to denote certain chemical compounds in which a specified chemical element has a higher oxidation number than in the equivalent compound whose name ends in the suffix -ous. For example sulphuric acid (H₂SO₄) has more oxygen atoms per molecule than sulphurous acid (H₂SO₃).. Used to form adjectives from nouns with the meaning “of or pertaining to”.
misandry English (eng) Hatred of or contempt for men.
misandric English (eng) Exhibiting or pertaining to misandry: hating or prejudiced against men. (very rare) One who professes misandry; a hater of men, or one prejudiced against men.

Words with the same origin as misandric

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