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an ambitious young man
a jury of nine men and three women
a man's overcoat
a man of 64 (=who is 64 years old)
All men are created equal.
Come on! Be a man!
a city man
The truck was driven by a 28-year-old Rochester man.
I'm not really a football man. I prefer tennis.
Have you met Jessica's new man?
The men were threatening to go on strike.
the dishwasher man
the gas man
They sent a man around to look at the sink.
He eyed the two CIA men suspiciously.
a medical/military man
Our man in Brazil has been watching the situation.
Hey man, how are you doing?
There's no point telling him what to do – he's always been his own man.
In this business it's every man for himself.
The judge pronounced them man and wife.
We need someone to take over, and we think you're the man for the job.
a man of great charm/integrity
a man of action/honor
The entire committee opposed him, to a man.
This is the American English definition of man. View British English definition of man.
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