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Another word for man

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Noun
  1. A member of the human race

      1. A part of humans regarded as immaterial, immortal, separable from the body at death, capable of moral judgment, and susceptible to happiness or misery in a future state.
      2. This part of a human when disembodied after death.
      3. In Aristotelian philosophy, an animating or vital principle inherent in living things and endowing them in various degrees with the potential to grow and reproduce, to move and respond to stimuli (as in the case of animals), and to think rationally (as in the case of humans).
      1. A character in a literary work.
      2. A person.
      3. A person of distinction.
      1. A living human. Often used in combination:
      2. An individual of specified character:
      3. The composite of characteristics that make up an individual personality; the self.
      1. A social gathering especially for pleasure or amusement:
      2. A group of people who have gathered to participate in an activity:
      3. A group of soldiers selected for a duty or mission:
      1. Liable or subject to death; not immortal:
      2. Of or relating to humans as being subject to death:
      3. Causing death; fatal:
      1. The property or quality that distinguishes living organisms from dead organisms and inanimate matter, manifested in functions such as metabolism, growth, reproduction, and response to stimuli or adaptation to the environment originating from within the organism.
      2. The characteristic state or condition of a living organism.
      3. Living organisms considered as a group:
      1. Of or relating to an individual, especially a single human:
      2. By or for one person:
      3. Existing as a distinct entity; separate:
      1. A member of the primate genus Homo, especially a member of the species Homo sapiens, distinguished from other apes by a large brain and the capacity for speech.
      2. A person:
      3. Of, relating to, or characteristic of humans:
      1. Used as a disparaging term for a gay man or lesbian.
      1. A living being, especially an animal:
      2. A human.
      3. An imaginary or fantastical being:
      1. The entire material or physical structure of an organism, especially of a human or animal.
      2. The physical aspect of a person as opposed to the spirit; the flesh.
      3. A corpse or carcass.
      1. The state or quality of having existence:
      2. The totality of all things that exist:
      3. A person:
    See also:

    beings

  2. The human race

      1. The earth, especially together with the life it supports:
      2. The universe:
      3. Humankind considered as social beings; human society:
      1. All space-time, matter, and energy, including the solar system, all stars and galaxies, and the contents of intergalactic space, regarded as a whole.
      2. A hypothetical whole of space-time, matter, and energy that is purported to exist simultaneously with but to be different from this universe:
      3. A model or conception of the earth and everything else that exists:
      1. The human race; humankind.
      2. Men as opposed to women.
      1. Humans considered as a group; the human race.
      2. The condition or quality of being human.
      3. The quality of being humane; benevolence.
      1. The modern species of humans, the only extant species of the primate tribe Hominini.
      1. The soft tissue of the body of a vertebrate, covering the bones and consisting mainly of skeletal muscle and fat:
      2. Such tissue of an animal, used as food:
      3. The surface or skin of the human body:
      1. The land surface of the world.
      2. The softer, friable part of land; soil, especially productive soil.
      3. The third planet from the sun, having a sidereal period of revolution about the sun of 365.26 days at a mean distance of approximately 149.6 million kilometers (92.96 million miles), a sidereal rotation period of 23 hours 56.07 minutes, an average radius of 6,378.1 kilometers (3,963 miles), and a mass of approximately 5.9736 × 1024 kilograms (1.3169 × 1025 pounds).
    See also:

    culture

  3. A member of a law-enforcement agency.

      1. One that peels, especially a kitchen implement for peeling the rinds or skins from fruits or vegetables.
      2. One that can be readily peeled, especially a crab that is about to molt.
      1. A peace officer with less authority and smaller jurisdiction than a sheriff, empowered to serve writs and warrants and make arrests.
      2. A medieval officer of high rank, usually serving as military commander in the absence of a monarch.
      3. The governor of a royal castle.
      1. A form of energy associated with the motion of atoms or molecules and capable of being transmitted through solid and fluid media by conduction, through fluid media by convection, and through empty space by radiation.
      2. The transfer of energy from one body to another as a result of a difference in temperature or a change in phase.
      3. The sensation or perception of such energy as warmth or hotness.
      1. A member of the French national police organization constituting a branch of the armed forces with responsibility for general law enforcement.
      2. A police officer.
      1. A mass or coating of fine, light fibers, hairs, or particles; down:
      2. To cover with fine, light fibers, hairs, or particles.
      3. To make blurred or indistinct:
      1. A condition in which the arch of the foot is abnormally flattened down so that the entire sole makes contact with the ground.
      2. A person with flat feet.
      3. A police officer.
      1. A ductile, malleable, reddish-brown metallic element that is an excellent conductor of heat and electricity and is widely used for electrical wiring, water piping, and corrosion-resistant parts, either pure or in alloys such as brass and bronze. Atomic number 29; atomic weight 63.546; melting point 1,085°C; boiling point 2,562°C; specific gravity 8.96; valence 1, 2.
      2. A coin, usually of small denomination, made of copper or a copper alloy.
      3. A large cooking pot made of copper or often of iron.
      1. An adult male bovine mammal.
      2. The uncastrated adult male of domestic cattle.
      3. The adult male of certain other large animals, such as alligators, elephants, moose, or whales.
      1. A rule of conduct or procedure established by custom, agreement, or authority.
      2. The body of rules and principles governing the affairs of a community and enforced by a political authority; a legal system:
      3. The condition of social order and justice created by adherence to such a system:
      1. A police officer.
      2. One that regulates certain behaviors or actions:
      1. A woman who is a member of a police force.
      1. A man who is a member of a police force.
      1. A body of government employees trained in methods of law enforcement and crime prevention and detection and authorized to maintain the peace, safety, and order of the community.
      2. A body of persons with a similar organization and function:
      3. Regulation and control of the affairs of a community, especially with respect to maintenance of order, law, health, morals, safety, and other matters affecting the public welfare.
      1. A law enforcement officer, such as a sheriff, who is responsible for maintaining civil peace.
      1. A policewoman who patrols or polices an assigned area.
      1. A policeman who patrols or polices an assigned area.
      2. One who patrols an assigned area.
      1. One who holds an office of authority or trust in an organization, such as a corporation or government.
      2. One who holds a commission in the armed forces.
      3. A person licensed in the merchant marine as master, mate, chief engineer, or assistant engineer.
      1. fine
      2. the members of the police force (of a specified city)
    See also:

    law

Another word for man

Noun
  1. The human race

    See also:

    hominid

  2. An adult male

      1. A male deer.
      2. The male of various other mammals, such as antelopes, kangaroos, mice, or rabbits.
      3. Antelope considered as a group:
      1. A rope, cord, or cable used to steady, guide, or secure something.
      2. To steady, guide, or secure with a rope, cord, or cable.
      1. To cause (the skin) to roughen, redden, or crack, especially as a result of cold or exposure:
      2. To split or become rough and sore:
      3. A sore roughening or splitting of the skin, caused especially by cold or exposure.
      1. A male companion or friend with whom one has a sexual or romantic relationship.
      2. A dandy; a fop.
      1. The owner or keeper of an animal:
      2. The owner of a slave.
      3. One who has control over or ownership of something:
      1. Used as a courtesy title before the surname, full name, or professional title of a man, usually written in its abbreviated form:
      2. Used as the official term of address for certain US military personnel, such as warrant officers.
      3. Used as a form of address for a man:
      1. An attendant, servant, or lesser official in a royal or noble household.
      2. A yeoman of the guard.
      3. A petty officer performing chiefly clerical duties in the US Navy.
      1. The flat cutting part of a sharpened weapon or tool.
      2. A sword.
      3. A swordsman.
      1. A man or boy.
      2. A boyfriend.
      3. A comrade or associate.
      1. A country lad, especially a young shepherd.
      2. A young male suitor or lover.
      1. A man or boy who is a member of the gentry in England ranking directly below a knight.
      2. Used as an honorific usually in its abbreviated form, especially after the name of an attorney or a consular officer:
      3. A barrister-at-law.
      1. Mister. Used as a courtesy title before the surname or full name of a man.
      2. Used in informal titles for a man to indicate the epitomizing of an attribute or activity:
      1. Used as an honorific before the given name or the full name of baronets and knights.
      2. Used as a form of polite address for a man:
      3. Used as a salutation in a letter:
      1. A man of gentle or noble birth or superior social position:
      2. A well-mannered and considerate man with high standards of proper behavior.
      3. A man of independent means who does not need to have a wage-paying job.
      1. Used to refer to the male person or animal previously mentioned or implied.
      2. Used to refer to a person whose gender is unspecified or unknown:
      3. Anyone:
    See also:

    boy

  3. *Husband

    See also:

    husband

Verb
      1. To strengthen and secure (a position) with fortifications.
      2. To reinforce by adding material.
      3. To impart physical strength or endurance to; invigorate.
      1. To keep from being damaged, attacked, stolen, or injured; guard.
      2. To keep from being subjected to difficulty or unpleasantness:
      3. To keep from being curtailed or exposed to risk:
      1. A military post, especially one that is permanently established.
      2. The troops stationed at a military post.
      3. To assign (troops) to a military post.