What is another word for antifeminist?

Pronunciation: [ˌantɪfˈɛmɪnˌɪst] (IPA)

Antifeminism refers to a movement that opposes the principles of equal rights and opportunities for women. Synonyms for antifeminist include misogynist, male chauvinist, sexist, patriarchal, and conservative. A misogynist is a person who holds a deep hatred or contempt for women. Male chauvinist refers to a person who believes men are superior to women. Sexist describes someone who discriminates on the basis of gender. Patriarchal refers to a hierarchical society or organization controlled by men or a male figure. Conservative could describe a person who resists change and prefers traditional views on gender roles. All these words convey a negative connotation and suggest hostility or opposition toward women's rights and gender equality.

What are the hypernyms for Antifeminist?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Antifeminist?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for antifeminist (as nouns)

Usage examples for Antifeminist

We all liked her, and Sperry, Sperry the bachelor, the iconoclast, the antifeminist, was staring at her with curiously intent eyes.
"Sight Unseen"
Mary Roberts Rinehart

Word of the Day