misandrism etymology

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

Detailed word origin of misandrism

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
misandry English (eng) Hatred of or contempt for men.
-ism English (eng) (medicine) Used to form names of conditions or syndromes. Used to form names of a tendency of behaviour, action, state, condition or opinion belonging to a class or group of persons, or the result of a doctrine, ideology or principle or lack thereof.. Used to form names of ideologies expressing belief in the superiority of a certain class within the concept expressed by the root word, or a [...]
misandrism English (eng) (uncountable) The principle or disposition of misandry, the hatred of men.

Words with the same origin as misandrism

Descendants of misandry
Descendants of -ism
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