manliness

  • 1 Manliness — Man li*ness, n. The quality or state of being manly. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 manliness — index prowess (bravery) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 manliness — late 14c., from MANLY (Cf. manly) + NESS (Cf. ness) …

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  • 4 Manliness — Infobox Book | name = Manliness title orig = translator = image caption = author = Harvey C. Mansfield cover artist = country = USA language = English series = genre = Political science publisher = Yale University Press release date = 2006 media… …

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  • 5 manliness — manly ► ADJECTIVE (manlier, manliest) 1) possessing qualities traditionally associated with men, such as courage and strength. 2) befitting a man. DERIVATIVES manliness noun …

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  • 6 manliness — noun see manly II …

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  • 7 manliness — See manly. * * * …

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  • 8 manliness — noun a) set of qualities, traits and abilities considered appropriate to man; similarity to man b) male genitals Syn: manfulness, mannishness, maleness Ant: unmanliness, womanliness …

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  • 9 manliness — Synonyms and related words: Dutch courage, boldness, braveness, bravery, chivalrousness, chivalry, conspicuous gallantry, courage, courageousness, doughtiness, gallantness, gallantry, gallantry under fire, gentlemanlikeness, gentlemanliness,… …

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  • 10 manliness — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. masculinity, manlikeness, virility; see courage 1 , manhood 2 , strength 1 …

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  • 11 manliness — man·li·ness || mænlɪnɪs n. masculinity, possession of manly qualities …

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  • 12 manliness — n. Bravery, courage, intrepidity, heroism, firmness, resolution, nobleness, dignity, boldness …

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  • 13 manliness — n 1. masculinity, manlihood, maleness, manhood, manfulness; virility, machismo, potency; strength, power, powerfulness, puissance, might, main, force, thews. 2. vigor, vitality, hardiness, robustness, lustiness, red bloodedness; brawn,… …

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  • 14 manliness — man·li·ness …

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  • 15 manliness — See: manly …

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  • 16 manliness — noun the trait of being manly; having the characteristics of an adult male • Syn: ↑manfulness, ↑virility • Derivationally related forms: ↑virile (for: ↑virility), ↑manly, ↑manful …

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  • 17 Manliness (disambiguation) — Manliness normally refers to positive qualities associated with men. A synonym is masculinity and antonyms are unmanliness and effeminacy. Manliness may also refer to: Manliness, a book by Harvey Mansfield (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2006) …

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  • 18 Manliness (book) — This article is about the book by Harvey Mansfield. For general discussion of manliness, see Masculinity. Manliness   …

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  • 19 The Alphabet of Manliness — is the debut book by American humorist and Internet personality Maddox, published in 2006. It reached the #1 position on the New York Times Best Seller List.Fact|date=April 2008PublicationMaddox announced the book on February 22, 2005, and… …

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  • 20 The Alphabet of Manliness — (engl. „Das A Z der Männlichkeit“, erschienen am 1. Juni 2006 bei Kensington Books) ist ein satiristisches Buch von George „Maddox“ Ouzounian, das überzogen und ironisch das Thema Männlichkeit in seinen verschieden Ausprägungen behandelt. Der… …

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