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manhood
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
manhood /'mænhud/
  • danh từ
    • nhân cách, nhân tính
    • tuổi trưởng thành
      • to reach (arrive at) manhood: đến tuổi trưởng thành
      • manhood suffrage: quyền bầu cử cho tất cả những người đàn ông đến tuổi trưởng thành
    • dũng khí, lòng can đảm, tính cương nghị
    • đàn ông (nói chung)
      • the whole manhood of the country: toàn thể những người đàn ông của đất nước
Concise Dictionary
'mænhʊd
noun
+the state of being a man; manly qualities
+the quality of being human
+the status of being a man

Thesaurus Dictionary
n.
1 masculinity, manliness, manfulness, virility, Colloq machismo:
He felt that looking after the children at home somehow compromised his manhood
2 bravery, pluck, boldness, determination, resolution, fortitude, grit, spirit, force, US intestinal fortitude, Colloq guts:
He joined the army to test his manhood.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
1 [U] the state or time of being an adult man rather than a boy: to reach manhood + His youth and early manhood were spent in America.
2 [U] the qualities that a man is supposed to have, for example courage, strength and sexual power: Her new-found power was a threat to his manhood.
3 [sing.] (written or humorous) a man's PENIS. People use 'manhood' to avoid saying 'penis'.
4 [U] (literary) all the men of a country: The nation's manhood died on the battlefields of World War I.
Compare: WOMANHOOD
Collocation Dictionary
noun

ADJ.

early, young

VERB + MANHOOD

grow to, reach
He grew from adolescence to young manhood.
| prove
It seemed they were fighting to prove their manhood.

PREP.

in ~
He began to go bald in early manhood.



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