misogynist - Dictionary definition and meaning for word misogynist
mis=to hate, and gyne=female as in gyneocologist
gyna is related to women...just like gynocologist...."gyna" is formed from "vagina". i suppose
gynist is related to gynoecium the female part of the flower... thus misogynist = anti-female..
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misogynist sounds like misanthropist; misanthropist is one who hates humans..and gy + ist ~= gynist sounds like gynecologist(for women)..-> one who hates women in particular