misoneism

noun miso·ne·ism \ ˌmi-sə-ˈnē-ˌi-zəm \

Definition of misoneism

: a hatred, fear, or intolerance of innovation or change

Origin and Etymology of misoneism

Italian misoneismo, from Greek misein + neos new + Italian -ismo -ism — more at new


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misoneism

noun miso·ne·ism \ ˌmis-ə-ˈnē-ˌiz-əm \

medical Definition of misoneism

: a hatred, fear, or intolerance of innovation or change

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