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macho

adjective uk   /ˈmætʃ.əʊ/ us    /ˈmɑː.tʃoʊ/ informal mainly disapproving
behaving forcefully or showing no emotion in a way traditionally thought to be typical of a man: He's too macho to admit he was hurt when his girlfriend left him. I can't stand macho men.Gender-related attributesKinds of womenKinds of men
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