Synonyms and Antonyms of misanthrope

  1. a person who distrusts other people and believes that everything is done for selfish reasons <a former misanthrope who now professes a newly discovered love of mankind> Synonyms cynic, naysayer, pessimistRelated Words misandrist, misogynist; doubter, negativist, skeptic; belittler, critic, derider, detractor, scoffer; malcontent; defeatist, quitterNear Antonyms optimist, Pollyanna, positivist; idealist, sentimentalist

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