What are the hypernyms for man?

Hypernyms for man

hominid man adult lover somebody subsidiary trained worker group human being grownup person mortal underling skilled workman grouping human male individual soul foot soldier body servant homo game equipment male person someone subordinate skilled worker manservant staff work do work

Definitions for man

  • verb - provide with workers; "We cannot man all the desks"; "Students were manning the booths"
  • verb - take charge of a certain job; occupy a certain work place; "Mr. Smith manned the reception desk in the morning"
  • noun - any living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence
  • noun - all of the living human inhabitants of the earth; "all the world loves a lover"; "she always used `humankind' because `mankind' seemed to slight the women"
  • noun - game equipment consisting of an object used in playing certain board games; "he taught me to set up the men on the chess board"; "he sacrificed a piece to get a strategic advantage"
  • noun - one of the British Isles in the Irish Sea
  • noun - an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman); "there were two women and six men on the bus"
  • noun - a male person who plays a significant role (husband or lover or boyfriend) in the life of a particular woman; "she takes good care of her man"
  • noun - an adult male person who has a manly character (virile and courageous competent); "the army will make a man of you"
  • noun - the generic use of the word to refer to any human being; "it was every man for himself"
  • noun - a male subordinate; "the chief stationed two men outside the building"; "he awaited word from his man in Havana"
  • noun - someone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force; "two men stood sentry duty"
  • noun - a manservant who acts as a personal attendant to his employer; "Jeeves was Bertie Wooster's man"
  • Pronounciation of man

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    Synonyms for man

    world human beings Isle of Man military personnel gentleman's gentleman homo human race humans adult male valet human being humanity mankind serviceman valet de chambre human humankind piece military man gentleman

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    Holonyms for man

    military group genus Homo force military unit military force

    Hyponyms for man

    father figure galoot divorced man bozo hunk iron man middle-aged man greybeard paterfamilias Senhor signore he-man widowman wonder boy commander machine gunner sailor boy conscript devil dog officer veteran volunteer humanity mankind Homo habilis Neandertal Homo rhodesiensis chessman Black man baboo boy swain bruiser dude swell Esquire father surrogate geezer guy Herr ex-husband ironman Monsieur graybeard Peter Pan shaver sir macho-man womanizer golden boy artilleryman bluejacket commando inductee leatherneck noncombatant vet military volunteer humankind man Homo sapiens Neanderthal black chess piece white man bachelor boyfriend young man strapper fop fashion plate Esq father-figure gentleman cat Hooray Henry ex ironside old boy Methuselah ponce signor stiff Tarzan womaniser young buck cannoneer navy man ranger enlisted person shipboard soldier occupier ex-serviceman voluntary world human beings Homo erectus Neandertal man Homo sapiens neanderthalensis checker tile yellow man unmarried man fellow ex-boyfriend Samson gallant clotheshorse eunuch castrate buster grass widower hombre housefather inamorato adonis old man patriarch posseman signior stud widower philanderer air force officer gunner sailor draftee Marine military officer striper veteran soldier human race humans Homo soloensis Neanderthal man Rhodesian man chequer white babu bey beau bull dandy sheik ejaculator crew

    Meronyms for man


    Sounds like man

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