Definition of misanthrope noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

misanthrope

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈmɪsənθrəʊp//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmɪsənθroʊp//
 
(formal)
 
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a person who hates and avoids other people Word Origin mid 16th cent.: from Greek misanthrōpos, from misein ‘to hate’ + anthrōpos ‘man’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: misanthrope