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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.
a city man
The truck was driven by a 28-year-old Doncaster 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 round 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?
The whole group cheered as one man.
In this business it’s every man for himself.
a man of great charm/integrity
a man of action/honour
The men in grey suits vetoed the idea.
This is the British English definition of man. View American English definition of man.