misogamy

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noun mi·sog·a·my \mi-ˈsä-gə-mē, mī-\

Definition of misogamy

  1. :  a hatred of marriage

misogamist

play \-mist\ noun

Origin and Etymology of misogamy

Greek misein to hate + English -gamy


First Known Use: circa 1656


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