Mansplain = To explain in a patronizing manner, assuming total ignorance on the part of those listening.
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Mansplaining is a portmanteau of the words man and explaining, defined as “to explain something to someone, typically a man to woman, in a manner regarded as condescending or patronizing.
Example: Yesterday I avoided mansplaining Ayuuk and asked my Ayuuk friend to share her story firsthand
I have had more than one male colleague sincerely ask whether a certain behavior is mansplaining. Since apparently this is hard to figure out, I made one of them a chart. pic.twitter.com/7DZ1RTrB3R
— Kim Goodwin (@kimgoodwin) July 19, 2018
Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who is the mansplainiest of them all? pic.twitter.com/KGDZfxz6MD
— Deb (@deborahbrian) August 19, 2014
— Sylvie 🇺🇸 🇫🇷 (@sly_wit) June 1, 2015
— Alice Gorman (@drspacejunk) July 3, 2019