Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Male


  1. Evil; wicked; bad.
  2. Same as Mail, a bag.
  3. Of or pertaining to the sex that begets or procreates young, or (in a wider sense) to the sex that produces spermatozoa, by which the ova are fertilized; not female; as, male organs.
  4. Capable of producing fertilization, but not of bearing fruit; -- said of stamens and antheridia, and of the plants, or parts of plants, which bear them.
  5. Suitable to the male sex; characteristic or suggestive of a male; masculine; as, male courage.
  6. Consisting of males; as, a male choir.
  7. Adapted for entering another corresponding piece (the female piece) which is hollow and which it fits; as, a male gauge, for gauging the size or shape of a hole; a male screw, etc.
  8. An animal of the male sex.
  9. A plant bearing only staminate flowers.
More "Male" Quotations

Male Translations

male in Afrikaans is manlik
male in Danish is mandlig
male in Dutch is mannelijk
male in French is connecteur, masculin, bonhomme
male in Italian is maschile, spina
male in Portuguese is macho
male in Spanish is masculino, macho, varonil
male in Swedish is manliga, hane