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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A person who hates mankind.

Usage examples (32)
  • That hermit was an avowed misanthrope.
  • Smith is called a misanthrope, but maybe he's more a cynic and a secret melancholic.
  • On the back of her pink backpack was the word "misanthrope" written in white out.
  • Alcee Hastings sounds like just the kind of misanthrope the Democrats would support .. for more
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