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Mansplain

Buzzwords

Mansplain = To explain in a patronizing manner, assuming total ignorance on the part of those listening.

Elsewhere on the Web
http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=Mansplain

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Wikipedia
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.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mansplaining

Translating: Mansplain
French: mecspliquer

Misc
Example: Yesterday I avoided mansplaining Ayuuk and asked my Ayuuk friend to share her story firsthand

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Headlines
http://www.bbc.com/capital/story/20180727-mansplaining-explained-in-one-chart

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