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Man vs. Mane

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  • Man (noun)

    An adult male human.

    "The show is especially popular with middle-aged men."

  • Man (noun)

    All human males collectively: mankind.

  • Man (noun)

    A human, a person of either gender, usually an adult. See usage notes.

    "every man for himself"

  • Man (noun)

    All humans collectively: mankind, humankind, humanity. Sometimes capitalized as Man.

  • Man (noun)

    A member of the genus Homo, especially of the species Homo sapiens.

  • Man (noun)

    A sentient being, whether human or supernatural.

  • Man (noun)

    An adult male who has, to an eminent degree, qualities considered masculine, such as strength, integrity, and devotion to family; a mensch.

  • Man (noun)

    Manliness; the quality or state of being manly.

  • Man (noun)

    A husband.

  • Man (noun)

    A lover; a boyfriend.

  • Man (noun)

    A male enthusiast or devotee; a male who is very fond of or devoted to a specified kind of thing. Used as the last element of a compound.

    "Some people prefer apple pie, but me, Iā€™m a cherry pie man."

  • Man (noun)

    A person, usually male, who has duties or skills associated with a specified thing. Used as the last element of a compound.

    "I wanted to be a guitar man on a road tour, but instead Iā€™m a flag man on a road crew."

  • Man (noun)

    A person, usually male, who can fulfill one's requirements with regard to a specified matter.

  • Man (noun)

    A male who belongs to a particular group: an employee, a student or alumnus, a representative, etc.

  • Man (noun)

    An adult male servant.

  • Man (noun)

    A vassal. A subject.

    "ux|en|Like master, like man. (old proverb)"

    "all the king's men"

  • Man (noun)

    A piece or token used in board games such as chess.

  • Man (noun)

    Used to refer to oneself or one's group: I, we; construed in the third person.

  • Man (noun)

    A term of familiar address often implying on the part of the speaker some degree of authority, impatience, or haste.

    "Come on, man, we've got no time to lose!"

  • Man (noun)

    A friendly term of address usually reserved for other adult males.

    "Hey, man, how's it goin'?"

  • Man (noun)

    A player on whom another is playing, with the intent of limiting their attacking impact.

  • Man (interjection)

    Used to place emphasis upon something or someone; sometimes, but not always, when actually addressing a man.

    "Man, that was a great catch!"

  • Man (verb)

    To supply (something) with staff or crew (of either sex).

    "The ship was manned with a small crew."

  • Man (verb)

    To take up position in order to operate (something).

    "Man the machine guns!"

  • Man (verb)

    To brace (oneself), to fortify or steel (oneself) in a manly way. Compare man up.

  • Man (verb)

    To wait on, attend to or escort.

  • Man (verb)

    To accustom (a raptor or other type of bird) to the presence of people.

  • Mane (noun)

    Longer hair growth on back of neck of an animal, especially a horse or lion

  • Mane (noun)

    Long or thick hair of a person's head.

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  • Man (noun)

    A human being; - opposed to beast.

  • Man (noun)

    An adult male person; a grown-up male person, as distinguished from a woman or a child.

  • Man (noun)

    The human race; mankind.

  • Man (noun)

    The male portion of the human race.

  • Man (noun)

    One possessing in a high degree the distinctive qualities of manhood; one having manly excellence of any kind.

  • Man (noun)

    An adult male servant; also, a vassal; a subject.

  • Man (noun)

    A term of familiar address at one time implying on the part of the speaker some degree of authority, impatience, or haste; as, Come, man, we 've no time to lose! In the latter half of the 20th century it became used in a broader sense as simply a familiar and informal form of address, but is not used in business or formal situations; as, hey, man! You want to go to a movie tonight?.

  • Man (noun)

    A married man; a husband; - correlative to wife.

  • Man (noun)

    One, or any one, indefinitely; - a modified survival of the Saxon use of man, or mon, as an indefinite pronoun.

  • Man (noun)

    One of the piece with which certain games, as chess or draughts, are played.

  • Man

    To supply with men; to furnish with a sufficient force or complement of men, as for management, service, defense, or the like; to guard; as, to man a ship, boat, or fort.

  • Man

    To furnish with strength for action; to prepare for efficiency; to fortify.

  • Man

    To tame, as a hawk.

  • Man

    To furnish with a servant or servants.

  • Man

    To wait on as a manservant.

  • Mane (noun)

    The long and heavy hair growing on the upper side of, or about, the neck of some quadrupedal animals, as the horse, the lion, etc. See Illust. of Horse.

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  • Man (noun)

    an adult male person (as opposed to a woman);

    "there were two women and six men on the bus"

  • Man (noun)

    someone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force;

    "two men stood sentry duty"

  • Man (noun)

    the generic use of the word to refer to any human being;

    "it was every man for himself"

  • Man (noun)

    all of the inhabitants of the earth;

    "all the world loves a lover"

    "she always used `humankind' because `mankind' seemed to slight the women"

  • Man (noun)

    any living or extinct member of the family Hominidae

  • Man (noun)

    a male subordinate;

    "the chief stationed two men outside the building"

    "he awaited word from his man in Havana"

  • Man (noun)

    an adult male person who has a manly character (virile and courageous competent);

    "the army will make a man of you"

  • Man (noun)

    a male person who plays a significant role (husband or lover or boyfriend) in the life of a particular woman;

    "she takes good care of her man"

  • Man (noun)

    a manservant who acts as a personal attendant to his employer;

    "Jeeves was Bertie Wooster's man"

  • Man (noun)

    one of the British Isles in the Irish Sea

  • Man (noun)

    game equipment consisting of an object used in playing certain board games;

    "he taught me to set up the men on the chess board"

    "he sacrificed a piece to get a strategic advantage"

  • Man (verb)

    take charge of a certain job; occupy a certain work place;

    "Mr. Smith manned the reception desk in the morning"

  • Man (verb)

    provide with men;

    "We cannot man all the desks"

  • Mane (noun)

    long coarse hair growing from the crest of the animal's neck

  • Mane (noun)

    growth of hair covering the scalp of a human being

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