Chauvinistic

No Comments

Definition:

a man who treats women with little respect.

Description:

Chauvin was a soldier in the French Army during Napoleon’s time. He was know as the most nationalistic soldier in the French army.
People began to associate his name with nationalism and patriotism.
The Americans later used the term to describe the snobby French who believed that their country was better than others.
It eventually was perverted to the meaning today.

Source:

origin unknown

Ratings:

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...