misanthropy

noun mis·an·thro·py \ mi-ˈsan(t)-thrə-pē \

Definition of misanthropy

:a hatred or distrust of humankind

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First Known Use of misanthropy

1625


MISANTHROPY Defined for English Language Learners

misanthropy

noun

Definition of misanthropy for English Language Learners

  • : dislike or hatred of other people


Medical Dictionary

misanthropy

noun mis·an·thro·py \ mis-ˈan(t)-thrə-pē \

medical Definition of misanthropy

plural misanthropies
:a hatred or distrust of humankind


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