What does manhood mean?

Definitions for manhood
ˈmæn hʊdman·hood

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. manhood(noun)

    the state of being a man; manly qualities

  2. humanness, humanity, manhood(noun)

    the quality of being human

    "he feared the speedy decline of all manhood"

  3. manhood(noun)

    the status of being a man


  1. Manhood(n.)

    The genitalia of a male human.

  2. Manhood(n.)

    The condition of being a human being.

  3. Origin: [Man- + -hood.]


  1. manhood(Noun)

    The state of being man as a human being.

    He feared the speedy decline of all manhood.

  2. manhood(Noun)

    State of being a man as distinguished from a child or a woman.

    A strapping youth poised on the brink of manhood.

  3. manhood(Noun)

    The qualities ascribed to manliness; courage; bravery; resolve.

  4. manhood(Noun)

    The male genitalia.

    She spied on him in the shower and glimpsed his manhood.

  5. manhood(Noun)

    Men, considered as a group.

  6. Origin: From manhode, also manhede, from man + -hede, equivalent to . Cognate with manheit, Mannheit. More at man, -head, -hood.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Manhood(noun)

    the state of being man as a human being, or man as distinguished from a child or a woman

  2. Manhood(noun)

    manly quality; courage; bravery; resolution

  3. Origin: [Man- + -hood.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of manhood in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of manhood in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of manhood in a Sentence

  1. Benjamin Disraeli:

    Youth is a blunder Manhood a struggle Old Age a regret.

  2. John Greenleaf Whittier:

    Peace hath higher tests of manhood than battle ever knew.

  3. Nancy Pelosi:

    It's like a manhood thing with him -- as if manhood can be associated with him, this wall thing.

  4. Alexandar Djelic:

    He told me I could inject my manhood with Vaseline and this would pump it up and make it much larger.

  5. Dr. Jose P. Rizal:

    Travel is a caprice in childhood, a passion in youth, a necessity in manhood, and an elegy in old age.

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  • lidství, mužství, mužnostCzech
  • MännlichkeitGerman
  • ανδρισμός, αρρενωπότηταGreek
  • virilidadSpanish
  • miehekkyys, miehuus, mies, ihmisyysFinnish
  • virilitéFrench
  • férfiasságHungarian
  • mascolinitàItalian
  • męskośćPolish
  • virilidadePortuguese
  • [[мужской, мужчина, человечность, мужество, мужественность, [[мужской]] [[пол]]Russian
  • erkeklik, insanlık, erkeklik organı, insaniyetTurkish
  • soái caVietnamese
  • 男子气概Chinese
  • ubudoda, amadoda, isilisa, umthondo, ubuntuZulu

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