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Meaning of MANLIKE

Pronunciation:  'man`lIk

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  resembling human beings
  2. [adj]  possessing qualities befitting a man
  3. [adj]  characteristic of a man; "a deep male voice"; "manly sports"
 

MANLIKE is a 7 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: anthropoid, doughty, fearless, hardy, human, male, manful, manly, man-sized, virile
 
 Antonyms: unmanful, unmanlike, unmanly
 
 See Also: masculine

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Man"like`\, a. [Man + like. Cf. {Manly}.]
Like man, or like a man, in form or nature; having the
qualities of a man, esp. the nobler qualities; manly. ``
Gentle, manlike speech.'' --Testament of Love. `` A right
manlike man.'' --Sir P. Sidney.

      In glaring Chloe's manlike taste and mien. --Shenstone.

 

 

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