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Men and boys

male

noun

a man

boy

noun

a young man

young man

noun

an expression that older people sometimes use for referring to or speaking to a boy or young man

gentleman

noun

a man who is always polite and honest and considers other people’s needs

lad

noun

a boy or a young man

fellow

noun

a man

boy wonder

noun

a boy or young man who is very clever, skilful, or successful

family man

noun

a man who likes spending time at home with his wife or partner and children

macho man

noun

a man who is very macho. This word usually shows that you dislike men like this, though it is often used as a joke.

guy

noun

a man

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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decrepit

old and no longer in good condition

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dead white (European) male

a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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