Male Synonyms and Antonyms

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Synonyms for Male

Of, pertaining to, or exhibiting androcentrism; focused on males.
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The definition of masculine is something male or relating to or suitable for a boy or man.
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Of or relating to a human being; anthropoid, anthropomorphous.
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a person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies
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Physically strong and active.
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Possessing inner or physical strength; powerful.
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Of, belonging to, or characteristic of an adult man; manly; male
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a person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies
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Short for massive astrophysical compact halo object. Any of various massive dark objects, such as a brown dwarf star, black hole, or large planet, found in a galactic halo . MACHOs are thought to make up at least a part of the dark matter that apparently pervades much of the universe.
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The definition of an android is a robot that moves and is usually in human form.
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A human; someone susceptible to death.
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All human males; the male sex
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The person just mentioned
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Having a quality usually regarded as belonging to or right for a man
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(By extension) Courageous; noble; high-minded.
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Having or bearing a stamen or stamens
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The definition of a fellow is a man or a boy, especially a boyfriend or lover. The definition of a fellow is also a peer who is doing the same activities as you, or a student or scholar doing research that is being paid for.
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The definition of a guy is a statue of Guy Fawkes that is displayed and burned on Guy Fawkes Night in England.
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a person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies
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(Colloquial, generally derogatory) An adult male considered childish or immature.
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(Biochemistry) Of, pertaining to, or producing androgens; androgenic
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Concerned primarily with humans; anthropocentric.
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Caused by man, as air pollution
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The definition of anthropomorphic is anything that may be made to look like a human.
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Relating to, based on, or tracing ancestral descent through the paternal line.
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The state of having traits of both genders. [from the mid-19th c.]
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A feeling of enmity, animosity or ill will.
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A gallant or courteous gentleman, esp. one serving as a lady's escort
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A worldly person
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a person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies
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Any of a family (Hominidae) of two-legged primates including all forms of humans, extinct and living
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The scientific name for the only living species of human
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The nerve map of the human body that exists on the parietal lobe of the human brain.
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The degree or property of being masculine or manly; manliness
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(Obs.) Death
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Dated form of tureen.
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A primate of the suborder Anthropoidea.
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Antonyms for Male

In organisms that reproduce sexually, being the gamete that is larger and less motile than the other corresponding gamete (the male gamete) of the same species. The egg cells of higher animals and plants are female gametes.
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Both male and female in one; hermaphroditic
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Words Related to Male

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Well-developed or toned in musculature:
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The definition of a man is a member of the species Homo sapiens or an adult male.
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(Informal) A man socializing in a group of men:
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Of, characteristic of, or befitting the male sex
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(Wicca) One of the triune gods of the Horned God in Wicca, representing a man, younger than the elderly Sage and older than the boyish Master.
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Synonym Study

  • Virile stresses qualities such as robustness, vigor, and, specif., sexual potency, that belong to a physically mature man
  • Mannish , used chiefly of women, is most often used derogatorily and implies the possession or adoption of traits and manners thought to be more appropriate to a man
  • Manly suggests the generally desirable qualities, such as courage and independence, that a culture ideally associates with a man who has maturity of character
  • Masculine is applied to qualities, such as strength and vigor, traditionally ascribed to men, or to things thought to be characteristic of or appropriate to men
  • Male is the basic term applied to members of the sex that is biologically distinguished from the female sex and is used of animals and plants as well as of human beings
Find another word for male. In this page you can discover 61 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for male, like: androcentric, masculine, manlike, male-person, vigorous, potent, virile, paternal, macho, android and mortal.