Male Chauvinist


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Male Chauvinist

A person who believes men are superior to women. Most societies deal (or have dealt) with male chauvinism in some form or other. In business, male chauvinism may express as a bias in favor of hiring or promoting men. Laws exist in many jurisdictions to limit or eliminate male chauvinism in business.
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I'VE never been a `macho' type of man but I'm being made to feel that I'm a big male chauvinist pig by my girlfriend.
When we see that his "heroes" also include counterfeiters, blackmailers, and male chauvinist pigs, however, we begin to suspect that something peculiar is going on.
Instead of living up to his rap star reputation, McAvoy said he is not a male chauvinist in real life as he treated her with great respect.
If you are innocent of logic, ignorant about how much of the country lives and works, inarticulate, a closet racist, a male chauvinist, and a sucker for conservative sophistry, punditry may be for you.
However, a surprising number of prominent authors are contumeliously dismissed: Robert Coover is "a closet fascist" who is "forever mincing or else obscenely chuckling about how nothing can be known," though he is elsewhere described as an "American fundamentalist Christian gone wrong"; Saul Bellow "is patently and annoyingly a male chauvinist pig"; Thomas Pynchon is "perhaps the dullest writer now living"; any writer in the Southern Gothic tradition is working in "an inherently inferior form.
Once a male chauvinist paradise, Japan is suddenly the home of assertive women and so-called "grass-feeder" men, who are sensitive, even asexual creatures, overshadowed by their female peers.
For every player ruled by a WAG who likes the London boutiques, there's a male chauvinist footballer who lives and breathes the game and puts the woman in his life a distant second.
Q I'VE moved in with my boyfriend and all of a sudden he's gone from Mr Metrosexual to Male Chauvinist.
LADIES, are you struggling to think of a suitable Christmas present for the male chauvinist pig in your life?
ASSASSINATED Justice Minister Kevin O'Higgins has been portrayed as a male chauvinist in a new radio documentary.
It seems British men are agreed that these two men, who aren't known for being family men, show some out-dated male chauvinist tendencies, and Cowell's straight-talking style hasn't helped his popularity.
But one can't have everything, and this set goes a long way towards putting a shamefully male chauvinist record straight.