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machismo

noun [U] uk   /məˈtʃɪz.məʊ/  us   /məˈtʃiːz.moʊ/ often disapproving
male behaviour that is strong and forceful, and shows very traditional ideas about how men and women should behave
Translations of “machismo”
in Chinese (Traditional) 大男人氣概, 大男人主義行為…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大男子气概, 大男子主义行为…
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