Male

  • 61 male — [[t]meɪl[/t]] n. 1) dvl a person bearing anXandYchromosome pair in the cell nuclei and normally having a penis, scrotum, and testicles and developing hair on the face at adolescence; a boy or man 2) dvl an organism of the sex or sexual phase that …

    From formal English to slang

  • 62 Male — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom.  Pour les articles homophones, voir Mâle, Malle et MAL …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 63 Male — /mah lay, lee/, n. a city in and the capital of the Maldives. 17,000. * * * Chief atoll (pop., 2000: 74,069) and capital of the Maldives. Located in the centre of the Maldives, it comprises two groups of islets: North Male, which is 32 mi (51 km) …

    Universalium

  • 64 Male — This most interesting and unusual surname is of Old French origin, and was a nickname for a particularly masculine, virile man, derived from the Old French masle, madle , Middle English male , a male, masculine. The surname may have been given to …

    Surnames reference

  • 65 male — [14] The Latin word for ‘male’ was masculus (from which of course English gets masculine [14]). It passed into Old French as masle, which later became male – hence English male. The Spanish descendant of masculus is macho, which means ‘virile’ as …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 66 male — [14] The Latin word for ‘male’ was masculus (from which of course English gets masculine [14]). It passed into Old French as masle, which later became male – hence English male. The Spanish descendant of masculus is macho, which means ‘virile’ as …

    Word origins

  • 67 male- — Mal Mal (m[a^]l ). A prefix in composition denoting ill, or evil, F. male, adv., fr. malus, bad, ill. In some words it has the form {male }, as in malediction, malevolent. See {Malice}. [1913 Webster] Note: The form male is chiefly used in cases… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 68 Male — The traditional definition of male was "an individual of the sex that produces sperm" (or some such). However, things are not so simple today. Male can be defined by physical appearance, by chromosome constitution (see Male chromosome… …

    Medical dictionary

  • 69 male — fe·male·ness; male; male·ness; su·per·male; fe·male; …

    English syllables

  • 70 male*/*/*/ — [meɪl] adj I 1) belonging to the sex that does not give birth Ant: female male colleagues/workers[/ex] a male elephant[/ex] 2) relating to men Ant: female ideas about female and male sexuality[/ex] II noun [C] male [meɪl] 1) a male animal Ant:… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 71 male — 1. adjective /meɪl/ a) Belonging to the sex which is generally characterized as having the smaller gametes (for species which have two sexes and for which this distinction can be made) which fertilize the female produced eggs While No Doubt are… …

    Wiktionary

  • 72 Male — 1 Original name in latin Mal Name in other language Male, Mal mare State code IT Continent/City Europe/Rome longitude 46.35161 latitude 10.91287 altitude 741 Population 2138 Date 2012 02 15 2 Original name in latin Male Name in other language MLE …

    Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • 73 male — /meɪl / (say mayl) adjective 1. of or relating to the types of humans or animals which in the normal case produce spermatozoa with which to fertilise female ova. 2. relating to or characteristic of this sex; masculine. 3. composed of men: a male… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 74 male — adjective 1》 of or denoting the sex that can fertilize or inseminate the female to produce offspring.     ↘relating to or characteristic of men or male animals.     ↘(of a plant or flower) bearing stamens but lacking functional pistils. 2》 (of a… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 75 måle — må|le vb., r, målte, målt, i sms. måle , fx måleapparat, målestation; måle op; måle sig med …

    Dansk ordbog

  • 76 male — Synonyms and related words: andric, bull, gentleman, gentlemanlike, gentlemanly, he, him, his, hombre, homme, male being, male person, man, manful, manlike, manly, mannish, masculine, spear, uneffeminate, virile …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 77 male — meɪl n. person or animal of the male gender; man adj. of or pertaining to the male gender, masculine; made up of men …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 78 male —    homosexual    As in male videos or movies, for the delectation of those who are male identified or oriented. But not tout court on a lavatory door …

    How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • 79 male — I ma|le 1. ma|le vb., r, de, t (om kunst også malte, malt), i sms. male , fx maleteknik; vi har malet huset; hun har malet el. malt et billede II ma|le 2. ma|le vb., r, de, t; male korn …

    Dansk ordbog

  • 80 male —   Kāne, kūkāne; laho (vulgar); ke a (virile). See masculine.    ♦ To behave as a male, ho okāne.    ♦ Male animal reserved for breeding, ke a …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary


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