Definition of the manUS, informal
- He got in trouble with the Man and ended up in jail.
- He got a job working for the Man.
- The other players on the team all know that he's the man.
- You're the man!
: an individual human
: a man belonging to a particular category (as by birth, residence, membership, or occupation)
: to supply with people (as for service)
: to station members of a ship's crew at
: to serve in the force or complement of
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