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1. sexist

adjective. ['ˈsɛksɪst'] discriminatory on the basis of sex (usually said of men's attitude toward women).

Synonyms

  • prejudiced

Antonyms

  • favorable
  • disadvantageous

Etymology

  • -ist (English)
  • sex (English)

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Example sentences of the word sexist


1. Noun, singular or mass
If your colleague called you a racist or sexist name, include the specific term.

2. Verb, past participle
The essay, while impressively forward-thinking, contains elements that are sexist by today’s standards.

Quotes containing the word sexist


1. I dug up some old John Buscema 'Conan' comics. Man, when Alfredo Alcala was inking, that was some of the most beautiful black and white comic art ever published. The stories are good, too, though early '70s comics based on Conan is a festival of sexist, racist stereotypes.
- Ted Naifeh

2. The wolf said, "You know, my dear, it isn't safe for a little girl to walk through these woods alone."Red Riding Hood said, "I find your sexist remark offensive in the extreme, but I will ignore it because of your traditional status as an outcast from society, the stress of which has caused you to develop your own, entirely valid, worldview. Now, if you'll excuse me, I must be on my way.
- James Finn Garner, Politically Correct Bedtime Stories

3. Man created God in his image: intolerant, sexist, homophobic and violent.
- George Weinberg

2. sexist

noun. ['ˈsɛksɪst'] a man with a chauvinistic belief in the inferiority of women.

Synonyms

  • antifeminist

Antonyms

  • objective
  • receptive

Etymology

  • -ist (English)
  • sex (English)
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