man crush

[ man-kruhsh ]
/ ˈmæn ˌkrʌʃ /

noun Informal.

an intense nonsexual infatuation that a man has with another man: My husband has a man crush on his new favorite quarterback.
a person who is the object of this infatuation.

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Origin of man crush

First recorded in 1995–2000
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