Meaning of “machismo” in the English Dictionary

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"machismo" in British English

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machismonoun [ 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

(Definition of “machismo” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"machismo" in American English

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machismonoun [ U ]

us /məˈtʃiz·moʊ, -ˈkiz-, -ˈkɪz-/

strong pride in behaving in a way that is thought to be typically male, esp. by showing strength and power

(Definition of “machismo” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)