English dictionary

incel meaning and definition

INCEL noun

Definition of incel

  1. a member of a group of people on the internet who are unable to find sexual partners despite wanting them, and who express hate towards people whom they blame for this (The word incel is short for "involuntary celibate".)
    • "Incels place the blame on women for their misery."
    • "Basically, incels cannot get laid and they hate anyone who can."
    • "Incel support groups can teach us a lot about men and mental health."
Source: Oxford Dictionary