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1 an adult male human being: “Hundreds of men, women and children”

2 human beings taken as a whole; the human race: “the development of man.”

3 obviously masculine male person: “He's independent, tough, strong, brave †“ a real man!”

4 a word sometimes used in speaking informally or giving commands to someone: “Get on with your work, man, and stop complaining!”

5 an ordinary soldier, who is not an officer: “officers and men.”

6 a piece used in playing chess or draughts: “I took three of his men in one move.”
to supply with men (especially soldiers): “The colonel manned the guns with soldiers from our regiment.”



'manhood (Zelfstandig naamwoord)

1 (of a male) the state of being adult, physically (and mentally) mature etc: “He died before he reached manhood.”

2 manly qualities: “He took her refusal to marry him as an insult to his manhood.”

man'kind (Zelfstandig naamwoord)

the human race as a whole: “He worked for the benefit of all mankind.”

'manly (Bijvoeglijk naamwoord)

having the qualities thought desirable in a man, ie strength, determination, courage etc: “He is strong and manly.”

'manliness (Zelfstandig naamwoord)


manned (Bijvoeglijk naamwoord)

supplied with men: “a manned spacecraft.”

'man-eating (Bijvoeglijk naamwoord)

which will eat people: “a man-eating tiger.”

'man-eater (Zelfstandig naamwoord)


man'handle (Werkwoord)

1 to move, carry etc by hand: “When the crane broke down, they had to manhandle the crates on to the boat.”
met de hand verplaatsen

2 to treat roughly: “You'll break all the china if you manhandle it like that!”
ruw aanpakken

'manhole (Zelfstandig naamwoord)

a hole (usually in the middle of a road or pavement) through which someone may go to inspect sewers etc.

'man-'made (Bijvoeglijk naamwoord)

made, happening or formed by man, not by natural means: “a man-made lake.”

'manpower (Zelfstandig naamwoord)

the number of people available for employment etc: “There's a shortage of manpower in the building industry.”

'manservant (Zelfstandig naamwoord)

a male servant (especially one employed as a valet): “He has only one manservant.”

'mansize(d) (Bijvoeglijk naamwoord)

of a size suitable for a man; large: “a mansized breakfast.”

'manslaughter (Zelfstandig naamwoord)

the crime of killing someone, without intending to do so: “He was found guilty of manslaughter.”

'menfolk (noun plural)

male people, especially male relatives: “The wives accompanied their menfolk.”

'menswear (Zelfstandig naamwoord)

clothing for men: “Do you sell menswear?”

as one man

simultaneously; together: “They rose as one man to applaud his speech.”
als één man

the man in the street

the ordinary, typical, average man: “The man in the street often has little interest
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Overige bronnen
to man bemannen (ww.)
the man herenknecht (znw.) ; iemand (znw.) ; de schijf ; de butler (m) ; goser (znw.) ; de damschijf ; kamerbediende (znw.) ; de kamerdienaar (m) ; de man ; de manspersoon (m)
MAN (Afkorting) MAN (Afkorting) ; lean production ; netwerk binnen een stad
man de mens ; gast ; homo sapiens ; baas ; heer ; mensenkind ; mens ; vent
Bronnen: Wakefield genealogy pages; interglot; Download IATE, European Union, 2017.;;; MWB

Voorbeeldzinnen met `man`
Voorbeeldzinnen laden....

EN: adult male
EN: male
EN: male person

Uitdrukkingen en gezegdes
EN: (all) to a man NL: (allen) zonder uitzondering
EN: best man NL: bruidsjonker, getuige (van bruidegom)
EN: old man NL: (spreektaal) vader, echtgenoot, vriend
EN: the inner man NL: het geestelijke leven
EN: the outer man NL: het stoffelijk leven
EN: to refresh the inner man NL: de inwendige mens versterken
EN: I'm your man NL: ik neem je aanbod aan
EN: my old man NL: m'n vader
EN: I'm my own man NL: ik ben m'n eigen baas
EN: I've been here, man and boy NL: vanaf m'n jongensjaren ben ik al hier
EN: a man and a brother NL: een medemens
EN: man Friday NL: slaafs volgeling
EN: a man about town NL: bonvivant
EN: a man or a mouse NL: er op of er onder
EN: man by man NL: man voor man
EN: man to man NL: man tegen man
EN: as one man to another NL: op gelijke voet
EN: the man in (Am.: on) the street NL: de gewone man
EN: man of colour NL:

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