Definition of misogynoir in English:

misogynoir

Pronunciation /məˌsäjəˈnwär/ /məˌsɑdʒəˈnwɑr/

noun

  • Dislike of, contempt for, or ingrained prejudice against black women.

    • ‘misogynoir shows how sexism and racism manifest in black women's lives to create intersecting forms of oppression’

Origin

Early 21st century coined by the US scholar Moya Bailey; probably a blend of misogyny and French noir ‘black’.