male person


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Noun1.male person - a person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babiesmale person - a person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
male body - the body of a male human being
boy wonder - an extremely talented young male person
bloke, chap, fella, fellow, lad, blighter, gent, feller, cuss - a boy or man; "that chap is your host"; "there's a fellow at the door"; "he's a likable cuss"; "he's a good bloke"
foster brother, foster-brother - your foster brother is a male who is not a son of your parents but who is raised by your parents
macho - a male exhibiting or characterized by machismo
boy, male child - a youthful male person; "the baby was a boy"; "she made the boy brush his teeth every night"; "most soldiers are only boys in uniform"
male offspring, man-child - a child who is male
adult male, man - an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman); "there were two women and six men on the bus"
man - a male person who plays a significant role (husband or lover or boyfriend) in the life of a particular woman; "she takes good care of her man"
man - an adult male person who has a manly character (virile and courageous competent); "the army will make a man of you"
mother's son - a male person; "every mother's son who could walk was there"
sirrah - formerly a contemptuous term of address to an inferior man or boy; often used in anger
References in classic literature ?
A male person commonly known in America as a "crowned head,"
Many people say that for a male person, bric-a-brac hunting is about as robust a business as making doll-clothes, or decorating Japanese pots with decalcomanie butterflies would be, and these people fling mud at the elegant Englishman, Byng, who wrote a book called THE BRIC-A-BRAC HUNTER, and make fun of him for chasing around after what they choose to call "his despicable trifles"; and for "gushing" over these trifles; and for exhibiting his "deep infantile delight" in what they call his "tuppenny collection of beggarly trivialities"; and for beginning his book with a picture of himself seated, in a "sappy, self-complacent attitude, in the midst of his poor little ridiculous bric-a-brac junk shop.
she said again, speaking as some third, collective, male person.
Thanks to you, Master Copperfield,' he returned, 'of no one in particular just at present - no male person, at least.
Any male person who sets eyes on her is doomed to be struck dead by her symbolic consort, the sun.
When a male person gives birth, then he can have his say.
In sum, an adult male accused person sought to challenge the validity of a prosecution for indecent assault of a female child on the basis that, back at the relevant time, the difference in maximum penalty for indecent assault of a female person was 5 years and the maximum penalty for indecent assault of a male person was 10 years.
Subjects received a second questionnaire which identified one target person (an ideal male athlete (IMA), an ideal female athlete (IFA), an ideal athlete with no gender specified (IA), an ideal male person (IMP), an ideal female person (IFP), or an ideal person with no gender specified (IP)), and then asked each subject to complete a free elicitation task which asked them to list as many characteristics as they could that they felt described their target person.
At the time of the raid there was a male person on the premises who was not committing any criminal offence.
1400 reflects renewed interest in the kind of courtly love casuistry made popular by Machaut some fifty years earlier, and whose dedications reveal the importance of the economics of patronage for an ambitious female writer obliged to earn her living by her pen (the poems are dedicated respectively to Louis d'Orleans, Jean de Werchin, and a male person unnamed).
Unlike French or English, the languages of Latin, German, and Spanish, for instance, distinguish sharply between a male person and collective humanity.
For example: Clarence Thomas is a black male person, but the political problem of his neoconservative positioning as a substitute for Thurgood Marshall on the Supreme Court lies not with his identity but in his identification with the normative and dominant ideological subject-position from which he speaks.