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English translation: sexist

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German term or phrase:frauenfeindlich
English translation:sexist
Entered by: Eivind Lilleskjaeret
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04:09 Jan 9, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
German term or phrase: frauenfeindlich
frauenfeindliche Witze
Birgit Schmidt-Leinigen
Germany
Local time: 03:13
sexist
Explanation:
Sexist jokes

Although not gender specific in itself, this word is widely used in colloquial (US) English as in the sense of "misogynous".
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Eivind Lilleskjaeret
Local time: 03:13
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Summary of answers provided
namisogynous jokesRobin Salmon
nasexist
Eivind Lilleskjaeret
naanti-womenSabine Cane


  

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3 mins
anti-women


Explanation:
(adj.) anti-women
(Mensch, Verhalten auch) misogynous



    Pons Woerterbuch fuer die berufliche Praxis
Sabine Cane
Local time: 02:13
PRO pts in pair: 66
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8 mins
sexist


Explanation:
Sexist jokes

Although not gender specific in itself, this word is widely used in colloquial (US) English as in the sense of "misogynous".


    I've cracked a few and learned the hard way
Eivind Lilleskjaeret
Local time: 03:13
Native speaker of: Native in NorwegianNorwegian
PRO pts in pair: 65
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Many thanks!

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Johanna Timm, PhD

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41 mins
misogynous jokes


Explanation:
"Frauenfeindlich" means, literally, "inimicable to wommen"

"Misogynous" comes from two Ancient Greek words, "misos" (hatred) and "gune" (woman).


    The Australian Concise Oxford Dictionary
Robin Salmon
Australia
Local time: 12:13
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 293
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