Definition of misogamy in English:

misogamy

noun

mass nounrare
  • Dislike of or aversion to marriage.

    • ‘The absence of a concluding discussion leaves the reader without a clear perspective on the literary treatment accorded to the themes of misogyny and misogamy from Antiquity to the Middle Ages.’
    • ‘Moll's misogamy provides a powerful alternative to the veneration of marriage and procreation that informs the epithalamic ending.’
    • ‘Why can't you just get over your misogamy and marry Alex?’
    • ‘You never practice misogamy in front of a groom!’

Origin

Mid 17th century: from Greek misos ‘hatred’ + gamos ‘marriage’.

Pronunciation

misogamy

/mɪˈsɒɡəmi/