he-man

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he-man

(hē′măn′)
n. Informal
A man considered strong and virile.
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he-man

n, pl -men
informal a strongly built muscular man
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he′-man`



n., pl. -men. Informal.
a strong, tough, virile man.
[1825–35]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.he-man - a man who is virile and sexually activehe-man - a man who is virile and sexually active
adult male, man - an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman); "there were two women and six men on the bus"
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he-man

noun (Informal) muscle man, hunk (slang), Hercules, Atlas, Tarzan (informal), bit of beefcake Oxford educated he-man offers an insider's view on weightlifting.
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Translations

he-man

[ˈhiːmæn] N (he-men (pl)) → macho m
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he-man

n pl <-men> (inf)sehr männlicher Typ, echter or richtiger Mann; he fancies himself as a he-maner kommt sich unheimlich männlich vor (inf)
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he-man

[ˈhiːˌmæn] n (-men (pl)) (fam) → vero maschio
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he

(hiː) pronoun
(used as the subject of a verb).
1. a male person or animal already spoken about. When I spoke to John, he told me he had seen you.
2. any (male) person. He who hesitates is lost.
noun
a male person or animal. Is a cow a he or a she?
he-
male. a he-goat.
ˈhe-man (-mӕn) plural ˈhe-men noun
a very strong, powerful man.
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