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English[]

Etymology[]

From Spanish macho (male), from Latin masculus

Pronunciation[]

  • (UK) IPA: /ˈmætʃəʊ/, SAMPA: /"m{tS@U/
  • (US) IPA: /ˈmɑtʃoʊ/, SAMPA: /"mAtSoU/
    Rhymes: -ætʃəʊ, -ɑːtʃəʊ

Adjective[]

Macho (comparative {{{1}}}, superlative {{{2}}})

Positive
Macho

Comparative
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Superlative
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  1. (informal) tending to display manly characteristics, such as domineering, fierceness, bravado, etc., in ways that are showily and histrionically tough

Translations[]

Noun[]

Singular
Macho

Plural
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Macho ({{{1}}})

  1. A macho person.
  2. The striped mullet of California (Mugil cephalus, / Mexicanus).

Derived terms[]

  • macho man

Translations[]

Related terms[]

  • machismo

Anagrams[]

  • achmo,
  • mocha

Filipino[]

Pronunciation[]

  • IPA: /ˈmɑtʃo/

Adjective[]

Macho

  1. manly, muscled
  2. a person who displays machismo

For examples of the usage of this term see the citations page.


French[]

Noun[]

Macho m. (plural Machos)

  1. One who is excessively or aggressively masculine or misogynistic; a chauvinist.

Synonyms[]

  • machiste

Derived terms[]

  • machisme, machiste

Italian[]

Adjective[]

Macho inv.

  1. macho

Noun[]

Macho m. inv.

  1. macho

Portuguese[]

Adjective[]

Macho m.

  1. male (belonging or referring to the sex having the smaller gametes)


This Portuguese entry was created from the translations listed at male. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see Macho in the Portuguese Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) April 2008


Spanish[]

Etymology[]

From Latin masculus (male)

Adjective[]

Macho m. (feminine macha, masculine plural Machos, feminine plural machas)

  1. male
  2. strong, brave

Noun[]

Macho m. (plural Machos)

Singular
Macho m.

Plural
Machos m.

  1. male

Antonyms[]

  • hembra

Related terms[]

  • machismo
  • machista
  • masculino
  • machorra
  • machota
  • machote
  • marimacho

Verb[]

Macho (infinitive machar)

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of machar.

Swahili[]

Noun[]

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  1. eyes

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