What does misogamy mean?

Definitions for misogamy
mɪˈsɒg ə mi, maɪ-mi·sog·a·my

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. misogamynoun

    hatred of marriage


  1. misogamynoun

    Hatred of or opposition to marriage

    The gentleman believed in misogamy because his first two marriages had failed.


  1. Misogamy

    Misogamy is an aversion to or hatred of marriage. The word dates from the mid-17th century and combines the Greek misos (hatred) with gamos (marriage). Merriam-Webster date the first use of the word to around 1656.


  1. misogamy

    Misogamy refers to a dislike of, hatred towards, or avoidance of marriage. Someone who is misogamous typically has a psychological aversion to the concept or institution of marriage.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Misogamynoun

    hatre/ of marriage

  2. Etymology: [Cf. F. misogamie.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of misogamy in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of misogamy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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