Übersetzung von “manhood” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /ˈmæn.hʊd/ us

[ no plural ] the state of being a man

idade adulta, vida adulta
The story is seen through the eyes of a boy on the verge of manhood.
A celebration is held for the boy at the age when he is considered to have reached manhood.

[ no plural ] the qualities that are considered typical of a man

Tall and handsome, this young actor is Hollywood’s ideal of manhood.

[ no plural ] literary men, especially all the men of a particular country

The flower of the nation’s manhood (= the best young men in the country) was killed in the war.

humorous penis


(Übersetzung von “manhood” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)