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of, characteristic of, or befitting the male sex

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possessing qualities befitting a man

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characteristic of a man

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Tommy Makinson has done a manful job having switched from wing to centre for the last two games and Holbrook could opt to stick with the combination that took the spoils 26-12 at Huddersfield Giants last weekend.
And behind the pack ex-Dragons and Wales Sevens scrum-half Alex Walker tried his manful best in defence to stem the scoring spree as Scottish shipped eight touchdowns over the course of the afternoon.
Manful Star is another jolly with very solid claims from the plum inside draw under Joao Moreira in the 11.
Callum Wilson's manful struggle against the force of gravity.
The project seeks to increase crop yields, through climate smart agriculture and sustainable land management technology promotion among rural poor farmers in 3 communities namely Gbenfu, Lanpoga, and Manful in the Bole district.
It was hard to fault England's manful efforts on a steadfastly benign surface, Pujara (124) booking in on his home ground and the stoic Vijay (126) staying put for even longer either side of their stand of 209 which helped India to 319 for four in reply to 537.
The most high-profile victim of Klopp's reshaping of the squad he inherited was Christian Benteke, who after a manful struggle to prove his worth last season, including scoring the winner in this fixture, became Palace's PS27million record signing in the summer.
He never imagined he would take another Test wicket, but after missing 142 matches, he let out one of his famous howls of celebration to lighten a day of manful toil for England's bowlers against Bangladesh.
Among the pace bowlers, Steven Finn was least effective, Woakes the opposite - and Stuart Broad the least wellrewarded for his manful and economical efforts.
CHRIS SMALLING Did a manful job at the back and was an imposing presence at set pieces at either end of the field.
Van Gaal admitted in the build-up to yesterday's match that defeat would all but extinguish their Champions League hopes, but his side produced a manful display to close the gap on misfiring City.
But, even if such a publicly hateful person could really exist, our point in this instance is not about her, but about Coco's character's less than manful and decisive way of dealing with her.
They know they can't survive on the manful efforts of Keith Lemon and reruns of Knocked Up and Love Actually forever.
Alvis Sporting turned in a manful display before going down 2-0 at home to a Hinckley side featuring four of their former players.
There are still those who believe the basis of all successful horticulture is to thrust a spade into the soil at every possible opportunity, preferably accompanied by a manful grunt.