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Synonyms for man

Synonyms for man

Synonyms for man

an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman)

the generic use of the word to refer to any human being

a male subordinate

an adult male person who has a manly character (virile and courageous competent)

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a manservant who acts as a personal attendant to his employer

a male person who plays a significant role (husband or lover or boyfriend) in the life of a particular woman

one of the British Isles in the Irish Sea

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game equipment consisting of an object used in playing certain board games

all of the living human inhabitants of the earth

take charge of a certain job

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provide with workers

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England depart for New Zealand tomorrow for a two-Test tour that is sure to separate the men from the boys.
Equally there are items which separate the men from the boys and which, in the wrong hands - or on the wrong body - scream 'no' with all their hearts.
Forecasting the challenge posed by the first round - the Pirelli International Rally in Carlisle this weekend, home to the legendary and daunting Kielder Forest - he added: "Kielder has the nickname 'Killer Kielder' because of its very quick stages with big ditches that heavily punish even the slightest mistake - they certainly separate the men from the boys and girls.
At this level potential match winners separate the men from the boys.
SCOTLAND assistant manager Tommy Burns says Saturday's crucial Euro 2004 qualifier against Iceland will separate the men from the boys.
It's going to separate the men from the boys,'' said Cory McClenathan, driver of the Joe Gibbs-owned MNBA Top Fuel dragster.
The intention is to build the temperament of these players and this is what will separate the men from the boys.
It's a match that should separate the men from the boys and in Greece they normally use a crowbar for that.
I admire that quality in football people as it tends to separate the men from the boys, especially when they're thrown into the cut-throat environment of the Old Firm.
It is the kind of tour which will separate the men from the boys.
He's bred to do much better over fences and I wouldn't be surprised if he turned out to be miles better over the bigger obstacles, especially when faced with a stiff test of stamina, and the heavy ground will certainly separate the men from the boys.
It was a smorgasbordoften separate the men from the boys.
I want them to accept the ball in difficult circumstances and that will really separate the men from the boys in terms of character.
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