What is another word for misogyny?

53 synonyms found


[ mɪsˈɒd͡ʒɪni], [ mɪsˈɒd‍ʒɪni], [ m_ɪ_s_ˈɒ_dʒ_ɪ_n_i]

How to use "Misogyny" in context?

Misogyny is someone's hatred or contempt for women. It typically manifests as a pattern of behavior that demeans, marginalizes, or insults women. Misogyny can be learned, and can exist within any culture or society. Misogyny appears when women are not valued as whole people. It can be expressed in words, deeds, or thoughts. Misogyny jeopardizes women's health, safety, and well-being.

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