Associations to the word «Manly»

Wiktionary

MANLY, adjective. Having the characteristics of a man.
MANLY, adjective. Having qualities befitting a man; courageous, resolute, noble.

Dictionary definition

MANLY, adverb. In a manful manner; with qualities thought to befit a man; "having said her say Peggy manfully shouldered her burden and prepared to break up yet another home".
MANLY, adjective. Possessing qualities befitting a man.
MANLY, adjective. Characteristic of a man; "a deep male voice"; "manly sports".

Wise words

The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.
Stephen King