Examples of manhood in a Sentence
He took the comment as a challenge to his manhood.
He grew from boyhood to manhood in a small southern town.
the manhood of a nation
First Known Use of manhood
MANHOOD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of manhood for English Language Learners
: the qualities (such as strength and courage) that are expected in a man
: the state or condition of being an adult man and no longer a boy
: adult men
MANHOOD Defined for Kids
Definition of manhood for Students
1 : qualities (as strength and courage) believed to be typical of men
2 : the state of being an adult human male
3 : adult human males
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