Rare hatred of men
Origin of misandrymis(o)- + -andry (see polyandry): modeled on misogyny
Hatred or mistrust of men.
Origin of misandrymiso– + Greek anēr, andr-, man (on the model of misogyny); see –andry.
(usually uncountable, plural misandries)
- A related concept is androphobia, the fear of men, but not necessarily hatred of them. Sometimes confused with misanthropy (“hatred of humanity”).
- philandry (the love or fondness for men)
- misogyny (hatred for women)