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misanthrope

mis·an·thrope

misanthrope

 
 
pronunciation:
mI sn throp [or] mI zn throp
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part of speech: noun
definition: someone who hates or distrusts humanity.
He'd become a misanthrope, estranged from his family and preferring to live in seclusion.
antonyms:
humanist, philanthropist
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derivations: misanthropic (adj.), misanthropically (adv.), misanthropist (n.)
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