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
Recent Examples of manhood from the Web
There's also extra real estate in the front that cradles your manhood closer than a teenage hypebeast with his first pair of Yeezys.
Trump as having a micro penis, as if that were the true test of manhood.
Julia O’Malley | High Country News | July 17, 2017 | 12 minutes (3,000 words) For a teenager in the Siberian Yupik village of Gambell, killing a whale would be a rite of passage, and entry into manhood.
Boy wonders grow up and don’t always bring their wonder with them into manhood.
Magariel’s gripping and heartfelt debut is a blunt reminder that the boldest assertion of manhood is not violence stemming from fear.
Voodoo came to bear a greater weight with time, informing my thoughts and strengths as a gay Latino-American negotiating manhood.
Past letters have included boasts about one’s manhood, tips for getting on Baker-Crafts’s good side (take out the garbage), and warnings to not party too hard.
History is a little uncertain about this, but there is reason to believe that Nicomedes enticed Caesar into a dalliance as yet another rite of manhood.
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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
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