manful

[ man-fuh l ]
/ ˈmæn fəl /
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adjective

having or showing boldness, courage, or strength; resolute.

Origin of manful

Middle English word dating back to 1250–1300; see origin at man1, -ful
SYNONYMS FOR manful
See manly.
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British Dictionary definitions for manfully

manful

/ (ˈmænfʊl) /

adjective

a less common word for manly
Derived Formsmanfully, adverbmanfulness, noun
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