prove one's manhood

idiom

: to prove that one is a strong or brave man
Boxing was a way for him to prove his manhood.

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“Prove one's manhood.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prove%20one%27s%20manhood. Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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