su·​per·​ma·​cho ˌsü-pər-ˈmä-(ˌ)chō How to pronounce supermacho (audio)
: extremely masculine or macho
Most of these films centered on a seamy urban milieu and a tough lead character—almost always a supermacho male—in such guises as street hustler, private detective, boxer or Vietnam War veteran.David Mills

Word History

First Known Use

1971, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of supermacho was in 1971

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“Supermacho.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Feb. 2023.

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