noun. ['ˈfɛmɪˌnɪzəm'] the movement aimed at equal rights for women.
- women's liberationist
- feminist movement
- women's lib
- women's rightist
- stay in place
Words that Rhyme with Feminism
Example sentences of the word feminism
1. Noun, singular or mass
Third wave feminism attempted to reach out to women of color, transgender women and sex workers.
Quotes containing the word feminism
1. It's an amusing idea to some, this feminism thing - this audacious notion that women should be able to move through the world as freely, and enjoy the same inalienable rights and bodily autonomy, as men. At least, that's the impression given when feminism and feminists are all too often the targets of lazy humor.
- Roxane Gay
2. I hope that by modeling feminism in my own life, work and relationships that it will haut become an organic part of my daughter's life. But I'm also fully prepared for her to become a Republican as a way to rebel as a teenager - that would be just my luck!
- Jessica Valenti
3. I am trying to make art that relates to the deepest and most mythic concerns of human kind and I believe that, at this moment of history, feminism is humanism.
- Judy Chicago
noun. ['ˈfɛmɪˌnɪzəm'] a doctrine that advocates equal rights for women.
- school of thought
- philosophical system