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Definition of Misanthropist

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one who hates human beings, person who avoids human society
Misanthropist Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
A misanthrope.
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\mis*an"thro*pist\ (?), n. a misanthrope.

WordNet 2.0

1. someone who dislikes people in general
(synonym) misanthrope
(hypernym) grouch, grump, crank, churl, crosspatch
(hyponym) misogynist, woman hater
Misanthropist Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Misanthropy is the general hatred, distrust or contempt of the human species or human nature. A misanthrope or misanthropist is someone who holds such views or feelings. The word's origin is from the Greek words (misos, "hatred") and (anthropos, "man, human"). The condition is often confused with asociality.

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