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English definition of “virile”


adjective (MAN)    /ˈvɪr.aɪl/ US  /-əl/ approving
describes a man, especially a young man, full of sexual strength and energy in a way that is considered attractive : She likes her men young and virile.Gender-related attributesKinds of womenKinds of men
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