- Word Combinations (adjective)
|part of speech:
||possessing qualities that are considered to be desirable in or befitting a man; masculine.
She thought it was manly of him to join the fight.
- masculine, virile
- effeminate, feminine, unmanly, womanish, womanly
- similar words:
- macho, male, manful, manlike, mannish, two-fisted