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Wordnet 3.0


1. possessing qualities befitting a man;
[syn: manly, manful, manlike]

2. characteristic of a man;
- Example: "a deep male voice"
- Example: "manly sports"
[syn: male, manful, manlike, manly, virile]

3. resembling human beings;
[syn: anthropoid, manlike]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Manlike \Man"like`\, a. [Man + like. Cf. Manly.] Like man, or like a man, in form or nature; having the qualities of a man, esp. the nobler qualities; manly. " Gentle, manlike speech." --Testament of Love. " A right manlike man." --Sir P. Sidney. [1913 Webster] In glaring Chloe's manlike taste and mien. --Shenstone. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

manlike adj 1: possessing qualities befitting a man [syn: manly, manful, manlike] [ant: unmanful, unmanlike, unmanly] 2: characteristic of a man; "a deep male voice"; "manly sports" [syn: male, manful, manlike, manly, virile] 3: resembling human beings [syn: anthropoid, manlike]