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Definition of Masculine


  1. Of the male sex; not female.
  2. Having the qualities of a man; suitable to, or characteristic of, a man; virile; not feminine or effeminate; strong; robust.
  3. Belonging to males; appropriated to, or used by, males.
  4. Having the inflections of, or construed with, words pertaining especially to male beings, as distinguished from feminine and neuter. See Gender.

Masculine Quotations

Words are beautiful but restricted. They're very masculine, with a compact frame. But voice is over the dark, the place where there's nothing to hang on: it comes from a part of yourself that simply knows, expresses itself, and is.
Jeff Buckley

Nothing's too girly and nothing's too masculine. But I do love color, and maybe that's a little girly - especially pink.
Stacy London

I go feminine, I go masculine. I am both, actually. I think the male side is a bit stronger in me, and I have to tone it down sometimes. I'm not like a normal woman, that's for sure.
Grace Jones

The masculine energy was about survival. The male was the hunter who risked his life and had to be in the fight-flight mode.
Deepak Chopra

Has feminism made us all more conscious? I think it has. Feminist critiques of anthropological masculine bias have been quite important, and they have increased my sensitivity to that kind of issue.
Clifford Geertz
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Masculine Translations

masculine in Afrikaans is manlik
masculine in Danish is mandlig
masculine in Dutch is mannelijk
masculine in French is masculin
masculine in Italian is maschile
masculine in Spanish is varonil
masculine in Swedish is maskulin
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