manlike

[man-lahyk]

adjective

resembling a human being; anthropoid.
belonging or proper to a man; manly: manlike fortitude.

RELATED WORDS


Nearby words

  1. mankiller,
  2. mankind,
  3. mankini,
  4. manky,
  5. manley,
  6. manlikely,
  7. manliness,
  8. manly,
  9. manmade,
  10. mann

Origin of manlike

Middle English word dating back to 1250–1300; see origin at man1, -like

Related formsman·like·ly, adverbman·like·ness, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for manlike

manlike

adjective

resembling or befitting a man
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