Definition of anti-feminism in English:



  • See anti-feminist

    • ‘Despite occasional accusations of anti-feminism, racism, and class prejudice, Rupert has survived, holding an appeal for a varied readership.’
    • ‘I've always believed that anti-feminism at its most insidious gets women to belittle and undermine each other.’
    • ‘We asked how cultural antifeminism came to constrain therapists' identities and, ultimately, their functioning as therapists.’
    • ‘The general antifeminism of the culture she inhabited only further diminished women's status, even in the case of qualified nurses hoping to assist with the war effort by volunteering their expertise.’
    • ‘After the mid-1840 s Mill gradually withdrew from his correspondence with Comte, increasingly perturbed by his former mentor's anti-feminism.’
    • ‘Anti-feminism was intertwined with elitism and racism.’
    • ‘Anti-feminism defines "male" behaviour as different from "female" behaviour.’
    • ‘A theory I have, but will leave to someone else to try to prove, is that the alarmism about television and children is a kind of anti-feminism.’