sexism

Definitions:

  • Discrimination based on gender, especially discrimination against women.
  • The belief that one gender is superior to the other, especially that men are superior to women.
  • The belief that people of one <xref>sex</xref> or <xref>gender</xref> are inherently superior to people of the other sex or gender.
  • Unfair treatment or discrimination based on a difference of sex or gender.
  • Disadvantage or unequal opportunity arising from the cultural dominance of one gender over the other.
  • Promotion or expectation or assumption of people to behave in accordance with or deviate from a gender role.
  • discriminatory or abusive behavior towards members of the opposite sex
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