Did you know?

Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word

addaword.gifdefinition of man-up

to increase the macho and manly elements of one's activities and one's life in general
He kept saying that climbing any mountain in the rain was too hard - he needs to man-up!
Submitted by: Betty Boo from Azerbaijan on 07/09/2009 13:36:00
Definition of man-up from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

BuzzWord Article


A must for anyone with an interest in the changing face of language. The Macmillan Dictionary blog explores English as it is spoken around the world today.

global English and language change from our blog