Antonyms
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1. manhood

noun. ['ˈmænˌhʊd'] the state of being a man; manly qualities.

Antonyms

  • downgrade

Etymology

  • manhode (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Manhood

  • adulthood
  • babyhood
  • boyhood
  • brotherhood
  • childhood
  • estatehood
  • falsehood
  • fatherhood
  • girlhood
  • knighthood
  • likelihood
  • livelihood
  • moshood
  • motherhood
  • nationhood
  • neighborhood
  • orahood
  • parenthood
  • robinhood
  • sainthood

Example sentences of the word manhood


1. Noun, singular or mass
Killing a jaguar was seen as a way for a boy to enter into manhood.

Quotes containing the word manhood


1. One thing about being a stand-up is it's a one-man show. You gotta do everything. You're the producer, writer, director, and the actor. You just gotta be out there and perform and give your all. It's such an honest form of art that it just taught me so much, and it kind of prepared me for manhood at an early age.
- Nick Cannon

2. the difference between the old and the new education being) in a word, the old was a kind of propagation - men transmitting manhood to men; the new is merely propaganda.
- C.S. Lewis, The Abolition of Man

2. manhood

noun. ['ˈmænˌhʊd'] the quality of being human.

Synonyms

  • humanness
  • nonhuman
  • human
  • humanity

Antonyms

  • nonhuman
  • back
  • left
  • right

Etymology

  • manhode (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. manhood

noun. ['ˈmænˌhʊd'] the status of being a man.

Synonyms

  • place
  • billet
  • post
  • spot
  • office
  • situation
  • position

Antonyms

  • undock
  • disarrange
  • deglycerolize
  • front

Etymology

  • manhode (Middle English (1100-1500))
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