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1. maintenance

noun. ['ˈmeɪntənəns, ˈmeɪntnəns'] activity involved in maintaining something in good working order.

Synonyms

  • fix
  • fixing
  • mend
  • reparation
  • steam fitting
  • fixture
  • mending
  • inspection and repair
  • service
  • pump priming
  • repair
  • upkeep
  • car care
  • overhaul
  • care
  • camera care

Antonyms

  • unlock
  • unpin
  • unfasten
  • untie

Etymology

  • mayntenaunce (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • maintenance (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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2. maintenance

noun. ['ˈmeɪntənəns, ˈmeɪntnəns'] means of maintenance of a family or group.

Synonyms

  • sustenance
  • keep
  • livelihood
  • living
  • bread and butter

Antonyms

  • movableness
  • looseness
  • movability
  • natural object

Etymology

  • mayntenaunce (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • maintenance (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. maintenance

noun. ['ˈmeɪntənəns, ˈmeɪntnəns'] court-ordered support paid by one spouse to another after they are separated.

Synonyms

  • support payment

Antonyms

  • break
  • winterize

Etymology

  • mayntenaunce (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • maintenance (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. man

noun. ['ˈmæn'] an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman).

Synonyms

  • adult
  • Esquire
  • bozo
  • unmarried man
  • Monsieur
  • sir
  • guy
  • stud
  • boyfriend
  • divorced man
  • father surrogate
  • baboo
  • bey
  • macho-man
  • housefather
  • fellow
  • ex-husband
  • babu
  • buster
  • widowman
  • young buck
  • hunk
  • grownup
  • patriarch
  • adult male
  • golden boy
  • castrate
  • ironside
  • Tarzan
  • graybeard
  • middle-aged man
  • signor
  • yellow man
  • father figure
  • inamorato
  • man's body
  • clotheshorse
  • paterfamilias
  • cat
  • womaniser
  • signior
  • signore
  • stiff
  • male
  • adonis
  • wonder boy
  • widower
  • he-man
  • sheik
  • white man
  • father-figure
  • strapper
  • eunuch
  • fop
  • Esq
  • Peter Pan
  • womanizer
  • dandy
  • galoot
  • hombre
  • adult male body
  • Black man
  • ejaculator
  • young man
  • ponce
  • greybeard
  • bachelor
  • ex-boyfriend
  • Methuselah
  • gentleman
  • fashion plate
  • iron man
  • ironman
  • geezer
  • posseman
  • bull
  • Samson
  • old boy
  • philanderer
  • grass widower
  • ex
  • dude
  • Herr
  • male person
  • boy
  • Senhor
  • gallant
  • swell
  • Hooray Henry
  • bruiser
  • shaver
  • swain
  • old man

Antonyms

  • juvenile
  • woman
  • ineffective
  • impotent

Etymology

  • man (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mann (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • mannen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mannian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. man

noun. ['ˈmæn'] someone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force.

Synonyms

  • draftee
  • ex-serviceman
  • vet
  • military officer
  • voluntary
  • veteran soldier
  • artilleryman
  • commando
  • cannoneer
  • military volunteer
  • gunner
  • force
  • military force
  • devil dog
  • inductee
  • enlisted person
  • striper
  • sailor
  • ranger
  • air force officer
  • skilled workman
  • military man
  • veteran
  • Marine
  • serviceman
  • bluejacket
  • volunteer
  • military group
  • conscript
  • machine gunner
  • leatherneck
  • military unit
  • sailor boy
  • officer
  • skilled worker
  • occupier
  • military personnel
  • shipboard soldier
  • trained worker
  • noncombatant
  • navy man

Antonyms

  • volunteer
  • civilian
  • unimpressive
  • discourteous

Etymology

  • man (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mann (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • mannen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mannian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. man

noun. ['ˈmæn'] the generic use of the word to refer to any human being.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • soul
  • person
  • individual
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • female offspring
  • girl
  • female child
  • feminine

Etymology

  • man (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mann (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • mannen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mannian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. man

noun. ['ˈmæn'] any living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage.

Synonyms

  • Neanderthal
  • human head
  • human foot
  • human race
  • shape
  • Homo rhodesiensis
  • Neandertal man
  • human beings
  • physique
  • form
  • homo
  • body hair
  • material body
  • chassis
  • loin
  • foot
  • mitt
  • Neanderthal man
  • human body
  • paw
  • world
  • frame
  • hominid
  • Homo habilis
  • soma
  • human
  • human being
  • humanity
  • arm
  • build
  • physical body
  • Homo sapiens
  • Neandertal
  • Rhodesian man
  • humankind
  • genus Homo
  • head of hair
  • lumbus
  • figure
  • pes
  • manus
  • Homo soloensis
  • human face
  • mankind
  • face
  • humans
  • anatomy
  • Homo erectus
  • mane
  • bod
  • Homo sapiens neanderthalensis
  • hand

Antonyms

  • emotional person
  • liberal
  • immature
  • unsexy

Etymology

  • man (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mann (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • mannen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mannian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. man

noun. ['ˈmæn'] a male subordinate.

Synonyms

  • foot soldier
  • subsidiary
  • underling

Antonyms

  • bad
  • bear
  • fashionable
  • daughter

Etymology

  • man (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mann (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • mannen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mannian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. man

noun. ['ˈmæn'] an adult male person who has a manly character (virile and courageous competent).

Synonyms

  • male

Antonyms

  • flexible
  • mobile

Etymology

  • man (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mann (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • mannen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mannian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. man

verb. ['ˈmæn'] take charge of a certain job; occupy a certain work place.

Synonyms

  • do work

Antonyms

  • crooked
  • dullness

Etymology

  • man (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mann (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • mannen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mannian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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