Meaning of “man” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun uk us /mæn/ (plural men)
MALE [ C ]

A1 an adult male human:

a young/tall man
men and women

B2 used to refer to both men and women:

Man is still more intelligent than the cleverest robot.
→ See also best man , garbage man , no-man's land , the man/person, etc in the street

(Definition of “man noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)