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Definitions of man

  1. To supply with men; to furnish with a sufficient force or complement of men, as for management, service, defense, or the like; to guard; as, to man a ship, boat, or fort. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. To furnish with strength for action; to prepare for efficiency; to fortify. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. To tame, as a hawk. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. To furnish with a servants. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. To wait on as a manservant. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. To furnish with men; guard. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  7. To supply with men: to strengthen or fortify: pr.p. mann'ing; pa.t. and pa.p. manned'. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  8. To supply with men; to strengthen. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  9. To supply with men; strengthen; make courageous. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  10. To furnish with men; to fortify or strengthen. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  11. Manning. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  12. a manservant who acts as a personal attendant to his employer; "Jeeves was Bertie Wooster's man" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  13. any living or extinct member of the family Hominidae Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  14. one of the British Isles in the Irish Sea Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  15. game equipment consisting of an object used in playing certain board games; "he taught me to set up the men on the chess board"; "he sacrificed a piece to get a strategic advantage" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  16. (informal) a male person who plays a significant role (husband or lover or boyfriend) in the life of a particular woman; "she takes good care of her man" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  17. an adult male person who has a manly character (virile and courageous competent); "the army will make a man of you" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  18. the generic use of the word to refer to any human being; "it was every man for himself" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  19. an adult male person (as opposed to a woman); "there were two women and six men on the bus" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  20. a male person who plays a significant role (husband or lover or boyfriend) in the life of a particular woman; "she takes good care of her man" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  21. a male subordinate; "the chief stationed two men outside the building"; "he awaited word from his man in Havana" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  22. provide with men; "We cannot man all the desks" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  23. Especially: An adult male person; a grown-up male person, as distinguished from a woman or a child. Webster Dictionary DB
  24. The human race; mankind. Webster Dictionary DB
  25. One possessing in a high degree the distinctive qualities of manhood; one having manly excellence of any kind. Webster Dictionary DB
  26. An adult male servant; also, a vassal; a subject. Webster Dictionary DB
  27. A term of familiar address often implying on the part of the speaker some degree of authority, impatience, or haste; as, Come, man, we 've no time to lose! Webster Dictionary DB
  28. One of the piece with which certain games, as chess or draughts, are played. Webster Dictionary DB
  29. A human being; - opposed tobeast. Webster Dictionary DB
  30. A married man; a husband; - correlative to wife. Webster Dictionary DB
  31. One, or any one, indefinitely; - a modified survival of the Saxon use of man, or mon, as an indefinite pronoun. Webster Dictionary DB
  32. A human being; an adult male of the human species; mankind; with a, any one, in an indeflinite sense; male servant; one possessed of manly qualities in a high degree; a husband; used only in man and wife; one of the pieces in chess, checkers, or similar games. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  33. A human being: mankind: a grown-up male: a male attendant: one possessing a distinctively masculine character: a husband: a piece used in playing chess or draughts:-pl. MEN. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  34. A human being; adult human male; the human race. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  35. A human being; the human race; any person. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  36. An adult human male. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  37. A piece, as in chess. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  38. Manned. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  39. A human being; an adult male of the human species; one with manly qualities; mankind; a male servant, or an attendant; a husband; a word of familiar address; a vassal; a liege subject or tenant; a movable piece at chess or draughts. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
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