What is another word for manliness?

Synonyms for manliness

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term manliness.


  1. manlinessnoun

    manfulness, mannishness, maleness

    womanliness, unmanliness

  2. manlinessnoun

    set of qualities, traits and abilities considered appropriate to man; similarity to man

    maleness, manfulness, mannishness

    unmanliness, womanliness

  3. manlinessnoun

    male genitals

    mannishness, maleness, manfulness

    womanliness, unmanliness

Princeton's WordNet

  1. manfulness, manliness, virilitynoun

    the trait of being manly; having the characteristics of an adult male

    manfulness, virility

Matched Categories

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. manlinessnoun

    bravery, courage, intrepidity, heroism, firmness, resolution, nobleness

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "manliness":

    manhood, masculinity, virility

How to pronounce manliness?

How to say manliness in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency


How to use manliness in a sentence?

  1. Kent Nerburn:

    Do not fall prey to the false belief that mastery and domination are synonymous with manliness.

  2. Anthony Trollope:

    I judge a man by his actions with men, much more than by his declarations Godwards -- When I find him to be envious, carping, spiteful, hating the successes of others, and complaining that the world has never done enough for him, I am apt to doubt whether his humility before God will atone for his want of manliness.

  3. Saadi Shirazi:

    If thou art a man, speak not much about thine own manliness, for not every champion driveth the ball to the goal.

Translations for manliness

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for manliness »


Find a translation for the manliness synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)


Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:


"manliness." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 28 Jun 2022. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/manliness>.

Discuss these manliness synonyms with the community:


    Are we missing a good synonym for manliness?

    Image or illustration of


    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!


    Are you a human thesaurus?

    Which of the following terms is not a synonym for "Tolerable"?
    • A. adequate
    • B. constructive
    • C. fair to middling
    • D. passable

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for manliness: