mis·an·thro·pist || mɪ'zænθrəpɪst ,-sæn- n. one who hates human beings, person who avoids human society

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  • Misanthropist — Mis*an thro*pist, n. A misanthrope. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • misanthropist — misanthrope UK [ˈmɪs(ə)nˌθrəʊp] / US [ˈmɪs(ə)nˌθroʊp] or misanthropist UK [mɪsˈænθrəpɪst] / US noun [countable] Word forms misanthrope : singular misanthrope plural misanthropes Word forms misanthropist : singular misanthropist plural… …   English dictionary

  • misanthropist — mis·an·thro·pist (mĭs ănʹthrə pĭst, mĭz ) n. Variant of misanthrope. * * * …   Universalium

  • misanthropist — noun A misanthrope; a person who hates all mankind; a person who hates the human species. Ant: altruist, philanthropist See Also: misanthropy, misanthropic …   Wiktionary

  • misanthropist — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun A person who expects only the worst from people: cynic, misanthrope. See ATTITUDE …   English dictionary for students

  • misanthropist — mis|an|thro|pist [mısˈænθrəpıst] n also mis|an|thrope [ˈmısənθrəup US θroup] formal someone who does not like other people and prefers to be alone >misanthropic [ˌmısənˈθrɔpık US ˈθra: ] adj >misanthropy [mısˈænθrəpi] n [U] …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • misanthropist — also misanthrope noun (C) formal someone who dislikes other people and prefers to be alone misanthropic adjective misanthropy noun (U) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • misanthropist — mis·an·thro·pist …   English syllables

  • misanthropist — noun someone who dislikes people in general • Syn: ↑misanthrope • Derivationally related forms: ↑misanthropy, ↑misanthropical (for: ↑misanthrope) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • misanthrope — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. misanthropist, man hater, cynic, egotist; woman hater, misogynist. See malevolence. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. misanthropist, misogynist, doubter, man hater, woman hater, recluse, isolate, loner*; see… …   English dictionary for students

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