, " the verb popularly used to describe men condescendingly explaining basic facts to women.
is a man explaining something "needlessly, overbearingly, or condescendingly, especially to a woman, in a manner thought to reveal a patronising attitude".
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what mansplaining is.
com also includes new informal or slang terms, such as Bank of Mum and Dad, bro hug, cray, hench, hot mess, humblebrag, mansplain
, side-eye and spit-take.
Remember how I said there's a certain kind of conservatism which I respect more than bourgeois liberalismEliot is of this type," he mansplains
explains to a girlfriend.