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misanthropes

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plural of misanthrope

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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

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“Misanthropes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/misanthropes. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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