supermasculine

adjective
su·​per·​mas·​cu·​line | \ ˌsü-pər-ˈma-skyə-lən How to pronounce supermasculine (audio) \

Definition of supermasculine

: extremely masculine With the rise of the mass media, some men began to feel discontented as they compared themselves to the supermasculine ideal.— Rob Doyle

First Known Use of supermasculine

1856, in the meaning defined above

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“Supermasculine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/supermasculine. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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