a malaise that allegedly affects men in middle age and is said to be responsible for periods of emotional upset and uncharacteristic behavior.
Origin of male menopause
First recorded in 1945–50
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British Dictionary definitions for male menopause
a period in a man's later middle age in which he may experience an identity crisis as he feels age overtake his sexual powers
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