Definition of androcratic in English:



  • See androcracy

    • ‘The enforcement of androcratic rule has constrained our spiritual as well as our cultural development.’
    • ‘By contrast, existing white civilization was (in Riane Eisler's word) androcratic and male dominated.’
    • ‘According to Eisler, the partnership model has existed in some prehistoric societies until it got swept by androcratic and patriarchal societies.’
    • ‘‘I reject the assumption that civilization refers only to androcratic warrior societies,’ Gimbutas wrote.’
    • ‘Hyde hides what androcratic society will not countenance: sexuality celebrated and inscribed by a woman.’