noun plural see menfolk

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • menfolks — noun plural see menfolk * * * menˈfolk or menˈfolks plural noun Male people, esp a woman s male relatives • • • Main Entry: ↑man menfolk, menfolks, menswear, etc see under ↑man1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • menfolks — menfəʊks n. men, male members of a family …   English contemporary dictionary

  • menfolk — or menfolks noun plural Date: 1749 1. men in general 2. the men of a family or community …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Mermaids in popular culture — Mermaids are regularly depicted in literature, film and music, like many creatures of mythology and folklore. Contents 1 Literature 2 Stage 3 Comic books 4 Video games …   Wikipedia

  • menfolk — /men fohk /, men, esp. those belonging to a family or community: The menfolk are all working in the fields. Also, menfolks. [1795 1805; MEN + FOLK] * * * …   Universalium

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  • menfolk — (US also menfolks) plural noun a group of men considered collectively …   English new terms dictionary

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