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talk over somebody
talk loudly at the same time as someone else
talk down to somebody
speak condescendingly
wolf-whistle at somebody
whistle in a suggestive way
catcall at somebody
when a man shouts a sexual comment at a woman with no provocation
leer at somebody
look at someone in an obviously sexual way
grope somebody
grab someone in a sexual way (unsolicited)
gender roles
things assumed to be done by each gender
mansplaining
when a man explains something a woman has already said in a condescending way
sexist language
language which excludes one sex or the other, or which suggests that one sex is superior to the other
misandry
prejudice against men
feminist
supporter of women's rights
chauvinism
sexist male attitude
gender role
the role or behaviour learned by a person as appropriate to their gender, determined by the prevailing cultural norms
stereotype
a widely held but fixed and oversimplified image or idea of a particular type of person or thing