an·​ti-fem·​i·​nine ˌan-tē-ˈfe-mə-nən How to pronounce anti-feminine (audio)
: characterized by a deliberate or notable absence of femininity
anti-feminine behavior
an anti-feminine style of dress

Word History

First Known Use

1840, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of anti-feminine was in 1840

Dictionary Entries Near anti-feminine

Cite this Entry

“Anti-feminine.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 May. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!