[man-spleyn] /ˈmænˌspleɪn/

verb (used with or without object)
(of a man) to comment on or explain something to a woman in a condescending, overconfident, and often inaccurate or oversimplified manner:
He mansplained to her about female friendships.
to comment on or explain something to someone in such a way:
I know some women who are guilty of mansplaining.
Also called mansplanation [man-spluh-ney-shuh n] /ˌmæn spləˈneɪ ʃən/ (Show IPA). such an explanation given to someone, usually a woman.


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