Misanthrope, Misogynist, Misandrist

Boy – what do these words mean? Have you looked in your dictionary but still don’t understand? Read on to see if this explanation helps, and if not, let me know!

A person who dislikes and distrusts mankind is a misanthrope.

A person who dislikes and distrusts women is a misogynist.

But what’s the name for a person who hates all men?

A friend’s wife suggested intelligent,
but the real word is misandrist.


The English language is an amazing thing, with many fascinating words and phrases … enjoy learning new things every day!


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