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When a mathematically capable person explains a math problem to a less mathematically capable person, typically in a manner regarded as condescending or patronising. Like mansplaining, except that it actually exists.
Math HL student: "Uh, you can't get the square root out of a negative number. Unless you're using irrationals"
Math studies student: "Stop mathsplaining to me!"
by FanterPanter December 10, 2017
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A feeble attempt for Women to again make Men aware how rude it is to explain to them their own job/skills/capabilities. Feeble as men prefer to maintain gender inequality because it benefits them to ignore their horrible behaviour and continue to dominate and control for the sake of their insecurities. It I am much easier to be angry and blame women for wanting to be treated equally than to learn how to treat them with respect and decency.
She said I was mansplaining when allI was doing was giving her advice on how to handle a situation in her job.
by Reallyareyouthatinsecure June 09, 2017
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Condescending behavior by a man who takes over when a woman is speaking, often followed by referring to you in a belittling or demeaning way
"What's she's trying to say is ... Ain't that right, honey" - Him explaining something as if you are incapable of doing it yourself is "mansplaining" or "manterrupting"
by selfhelpless November 16, 2016
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When a man tries to explain something to a woman in a way that belittles them solely for their gender, assuming all women are incompetent. Author and activist Rebecca Solnit is credited with creation of the term.
See: Every other definition listed on Urban Dictionary pertaining to mansplain or mansplaining.
by Bernie S / Michelle B 2020 December 13, 2016
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Invented evidence made up on the spot and presented as hard fact in support of mansplaining.
President Trump offered mostly manecdotal evidence, but the media had learned their lesson well, by now, and dutifully recorded it all as fact.
by linguisticautistic.com June 13, 2017
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