Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: manhood
IPA transcription: [m'ænh,ʊd]
Pronunciations of manhood
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: manhood
    Meaning: the state of being a man; manly qualities
Usage examples
  • She would make heroic effort to help him to clean, unashamed manhood.
  • But all of this is on condition that something of mine grows into manhood.
  • "Behold your king," he cried, "and until he is grown to manhood I will stand beside him."
  • It speaks more than would volumes of mere praise, concerning their character for true manhood.
  • 'The soul flying from the limbs had gone to Hades, lamenting her fate, leaving manhood and youth.'
  • "He was to blame in wearing away his youth in contemplation with the end of poetizing in his manhood.
  • From our ashes springs the phoenix of celestial hope, out of the freedom comes a higher realisation of manhood.
  • George Willard, the Ohio village boy, was fast growing into manhood and new thoughts had been coming into his mind.
  • He was her god, her ideal of manhood, and to him she offered worship, and burnt incense after the manner of her kind.
  • Children are born, grow to manhood, old age, and die without ever seeing fire to keep them warm for they never need it.
0. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording George Lansbury, License CC BY-SA 4.0