the beliefs, attitudes, or behavior of male chauvinists (men who patronize, disparage, or otherwise denigrate females in the belief that they are inferior to males and thus deserving of less than equal treatment or benefit).
the belief, held or alleged to be held by certain men, that men are inherently superior to women
1969; see chauvinism.
noun, Slang. 1. . noun 1. (informal, derogatory) a man who exhibits male chauvinism MCP modifier : malechauvinist-pig-type man to the contrary notwithstanding/ the arrogant male chauve resident noun phrase A man who believes in and proclaims the superiority of men over women; mcp: Is it all right to call a priest a male chauvinist […]
[mal-uh-sahyt] /ˈmæl əˌsaɪt/ noun, plural Malecites (especially collectively) Malecite for 1. 1. a member of a North American Indian people of southern and western New Brunswick and northern Maine. 2. the Eastern Algonquian language of the Malecite, mutually intelligible with Passamaquoddy.
noun, Chiefly South Midland and Southern U.S. 1. a bull.
[mal-i-dikt] /ˈmæl ɪ dɪkt/ Archaic. adjective 1. . verb (used with object) 2. to put a curse on. /ˈmælɪdɪkt/ verb 1. (transitive) (literary) to utter a curse against adjective 2. (archaic) cursed or detestable