he-man

noun
\ ˈhē-ˌman How to pronounce he-man (audio) \

Definition of he-man

: a strong virile man

First Known Use of he-man

1758, in the meaning defined above

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he-man

noun

English Language Learners Definition of he-man

informal : a man who is very strong and masculine

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