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Top definition. A Human who hates all of mankind as a whole but is not necessarily against having friends. Person who has put trust into another multiple times only to be let down time and time again. After this occurs so often hope is lost, and you start to see the reality of how disgusting humanity on earth really is. A vague thought that life on earth, is nothing but "self inflicted torture at the hands of death.
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A misanthrope or misanthropist is someone who holds such views or feelings. The condition is often confused with asociality. Gustave Flaubert once declared that he would "die of suppressed rage at the folly of [his] fellow men. Poet Philip Larkin has been described as a misanthrope.
You have some surface similarities to Richard Morris, the misanthrope at the center of Perforated Heart. So, too, has the misanthrope , groaning at any severity shown towards him. His uneasy glance is that of the misanthrope ; his brow seems overcast as with the lowering shadow of a tragic fate. Also the name of a misanthrope of Athens, a contemporary of Socrates. Sir W. Why, Falkner, you are grown more a misanthrope than ever. Using vocabulary correctly is important because it helps make our communication clear. Boost your communication with this quiz!