unmacho

adjective

un·​ma·​cho ˌən-ˈmä-(ˌ)chō How to pronounce unmacho (audio)
: not aggressively manly or masculine : not macho
unmacho men

Word History

First Known Use

1970, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of unmacho was in 1970

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“Unmacho.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unmacho. Accessed 2 Feb. 2023.

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