mac

noun \ˈmak\

Examples of mac in a sentence

  1. <I'm glad the little nipper remembered his mac today, because it's supposed to rain.>

1901

First Known Use of mac

1901

Variants of mac

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\ˈmak\

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Mac

play
noun \ˈmak\

Definition of Mac

  1. :  fellow —used informally to address a man whose name is not known

Origin and Etymology of mac

Mac-, Mc-, patronymic prefix in Scottish and Irish surnames


First Known Use: circa 1918


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Mac

abbreviation

Definition of Mac

  1. Machabees


3

Mac

abbreviation

Definition of Mac

  1. Maccabees

Variants of mac

or

Macc


MAC

abbreviation

Definition of MAC

  1. military airlift command

Other Aeronautics/Aerospace Terms


MAC Defined for English Language Learners


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Mac

play
noun \ˈmak\

Definition of Mac for English Language Learners

  • —used to speak to a man who you do not know


Medical Dictionary

mac

abbreviation

Medical Definition of mac

  1. macerate


MAC

abbreviation

Medical Definition of MAC

  1. 1maximum allowable concentration

  2. 2Mycobacterium avium complex


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