English to Binisaya - Cebuano Dictionary and Thesaurus.

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Word - rootword - affixes
katawhan - tawo - w<wo~-han~ka-~
ka.taw.han. - 3 syllables

w<wo = taw
-han = tawhan
ka- = katawhan
katawhan

katawhan [ka.taw.han.] : humanity (n.); mankind (n.); people (n.)
tawo [tá.wu.] : character (n.); human (n.); individual (n.); man (n.); mortal (n.); person (n.)

Derivatives of tawo


Glosses:
humanity
n. (attribute)1. humanitythe quality of being humane.
~ humanenessthe quality of compassion or consideration for others (people or animals).
n. (attribute)2. humanity, humanness, manhoodthe quality of being human.; "he feared the speedy decline of all manhood"
~ qualityan essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone.; "the quality of mercy is not strained"
n. (animal)3. human beings, human race, humanity, humankind, humans, man, mankind, worldall 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"
~ group, groupingany number of entities (members) considered as a unit.
~ human, human being, homo, manany living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage.
~ people(plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively.; "old people"; "there were at least 200 people in the audience"
mankind
people
n. (group)1. people(plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively.; "old people"; "there were at least 200 people in the audience"
~ individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soula human being.; "there was too much for one person to do"
~ group, groupingany number of entities (members) considered as a unit.
~ human beings, human race, humankind, humans, mankind, humanity, world, manall 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"
~ plural, plural formthe form of a word that is used to denote more than one.
~ peoplesthe human beings of a particular nation or community or ethnic group.; "the indigenous peoples of Australia"
~ age bracket, age group, cohorta group of people having approximately the same age.
~ ancientspeople who lived in times long past (especially during the historical period before the fall of the Roman Empire in western Europe).
~ baffledpeople who are frustrated and perplexed.; "the children's faces clearly expressed the frustration of the baffled"
~ blindpeople who have severe visual impairments, considered as a group.; "he spent hours reading to the blind"
~ bloodpeople viewed as members of a group.; "we need more young blood in this organization"
~ bravepeople who are brave.; "the home of the free and the brave"
~ cautious, timidpeople who are fearful and cautious.; "whitewater rafting is not for the timid"
~ business people, businesspeoplepeople who transact business (especially business executives).
~ damnedpeople who are condemned to eternal punishment.; "he felt he had visited the realm of the damned"
~ deadpeople who are no longer living.; "they buried the dead"
~ livingpeople who are still living.; "save your pity for the living"
~ deafpeople who have severe hearing impairments.; "many of the deaf use sign language"
~ defeated, discomfitedpeople who are defeated.; "the Romans had no pity for the defeated"
~ disabled, handicappedpeople collectively who are crippled or otherwise physically handicapped.; "technology to help the elderly and the disabled"
~ doomed, lostpeople who are destined to die soon.; "the agony of the doomed was in his voice"
~ enemyany hostile group of people.; "he viewed lawyers as the real enemy"
~ episcopacy, episcopatethe collective body of bishops.
~ common people, folk, folkspeople in general (often used in the plural).; "they're just country folk"; "folks around here drink moonshine"; "the common people determine the group character and preserve its customs from one generation to the next"
~ free, free peoplepeople who are free.; "the home of the free and the brave"
~ homeboundpeople who are confined to their homes.
~ enlightened, initiatepeople who have been introduced to the mysteries of some field or activity.; "it is very familiar to the initiate"
~ uninitiatepeople who have not been introduced to the mysteries of some field or activity.; "it diverts the attention of the uninitiate"
~ developmentally challenged, mentally retarded, retardedpeople collectively who are mentally retarded.; "he started a school for the retarded"
~ network armya group of like-minded people united by the internet; a new kind of social or political of business group that may exert broad influence on a shared concern.; "a network army of software programmers contribute free software to those who want it"
~ nationalitypeople having common origins or traditions and often comprising a nation.; "immigrants of the same nationality often seek each other out"; "such images define their sense of nationality"
~ peanut gallery(figurative) people whose criticisms are regarded as irrelevant or insignificant (resembling uneducated people who throw peanuts on the stage to express displeasure with a performance).; "he ignored complaints from the peanut gallery"
~ pocketa small isolated group of people.; "they were concentrated in pockets inside the city"; "the battle was won except for cleaning up pockets of resistance"
~ retreatedpeople who have retreated.; "he had only contempt for the retreated"
~ sickpeople who are sick.; "they devote their lives to caring for the sick"
~ tradespeoplepeople engaged in trade.
~ maimed, woundedpeople who are wounded.; "they had to leave the wounded where they fell"
~ migrationa group of people migrating together (especially in some given time period).
~ social class, socio-economic class, stratum, classpeople having the same social, economic, or educational status.; "the working class"; "an emerging professional class"
~ nation, country, landthe people who live in a nation or country.; "a statement that sums up the nation's mood"; "the news was announced to the nation"; "the whole country worshipped him"
~ poor, poor peoplepeople without possessions or wealth (considered as a group).; "the urban poor need assistance"
~ rich, rich peoplepeople who have possessions and wealth (considered as a group).; "only the very rich benefit from this legislation"
~ populace, public, worldpeople in general considered as a whole.; "he is a hero in the eyes of the public"
~ populationthe people who inhabit a territory or state.; "the population seemed to be well fed and clothed"
~ coevals, contemporaries, generationall the people living at the same time or of approximately the same age.
~ lobbythe people who support some common cause or business or principle or sectional interest.
~ clientele, patronage, businesscustomers collectively.; "they have an upper class clientele"
~ rank and filepeople who constitute the main body of any group.
~ smart moneypeople who are highly experienced or who have inside information.; "the smart money said Truman would lose the election"
~ unconfessedpeople who have not confessed.; "the unconfessed cannot be forgiven"
~ unemployed, unemployed peoplepeople who are involuntarily out of work (considered as a group).; "the long-term unemployed need assistance"
~ womankindwomen as distinguished from men.
~ chosen peopleany people believing themselves to be chosen by God.
n. (group)2. citizenry, peoplethe body of citizens of a state or country.; "the Spanish people"
~ group, groupingany number of entities (members) considered as a unit.
~ country people, countryfolkpeople living in the same country; compatriots.
~ arcado-cyprians, achaeanthe ancient Greek inhabitants of Achaea.
~ aeolianthe ancient Greek inhabitants of Aeolia.
~ dorianthe ancient Greek inhabitants of Doris who entered Greece from the north about 1100 BC.
~ ionianthe ancient Greek inhabitants of Attica and related regions in Ionia.
~ electoratethe body of enfranchised citizens; those qualified to vote.
~ governedthe body of people who are citizens of a particular government.; "governments derive their just powers from the consent of the governed"
~ citizena native or naturalized member of a state or other political community.
n. (group)3. peoplemembers of a family line.; "his people have been farmers for generations"; "are your people still alive?"
~ family line, kinfolk, kinsfolk, phratry, sept, folk, familypeople descended from a common ancestor.; "his family has lived in Massachusetts since the Mayflower"
n. (group)4. hoi polloi, mass, masses, multitude, people, the great unwashedthe common people generally.; "separate the warriors from the mass"; "power to the people"
~ group, groupingany number of entities (members) considered as a unit.
~ laity, temporaltyin Christianity, members of a religious community that do not have the priestly responsibilities of ordained clergy.
~ audiencethe part of the general public interested in a source of information or entertainment.; "every artist needs an audience"; "the broadcast reached an audience of millions"
~ followers, followinga group of followers or enthusiasts.
v. (change)5. peoplefill with people.; "Stalin wanted to people the empty steppes"
~ populatefill with inhabitants.; "populate the forest with deer and wild boar for hunting"
v. (stative)6. peoplefurnish with people.; "The plains are sparsely populated"
~ inhabit, live, populate, dwellinhabit or live in; be an inhabitant of.; "People lived in Africa millions of years ago"; "The people inhabited the islands that are now deserted"; "this kind of fish dwells near the bottom of the ocean"; "deer are populating the woods"
human
n. (animal)1. homo, human, human being, manany living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage.
~ lumbus, loineither side of the backbone between the hipbone and the ribs in humans as well as quadrupeds.
~ hominida primate of the family Hominidae.
~ genus homotype genus of the family Hominidae.
~ human beings, human race, humankind, humans, mankind, humanity, world, manall 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"
~ homo erectusextinct species of primitive hominid with upright stature but small brain.; "Homo erectus was formerly called Pithecanthropus erectus"
~ homo soloensisextinct primitive hominid of late Pleistocene; Java; formerly Javanthropus.
~ homo habilisextinct species of upright East African hominid having some advanced humanlike characteristics.
~ homo sapiensthe only surviving hominid; species to which modern man belongs; bipedal primate having language and ability to make and use complex tools; brain volume at least 1400 cc.
~ homo sapiens neanderthalensis, neandertal, neandertal man, neanderthal, neanderthal manextinct robust human of Middle Paleolithic in Europe and western Asia.
~ body, organic structure, physical structurethe entire structure of an organism (an animal, plant, or human being).; "he felt as if his whole body were on fire"
~ bod, chassis, human body, material body, physical body, anatomy, build, figure, flesh, physique, frame, shape, soma, formalternative names for the body of a human being.; "Leonardo studied the human body"; "he has a strong physique"; "the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak"
~ body hairshort hair growing over a person's body.
~ head of hair, manegrowth of hair covering the scalp of a human being.
~ human headthe head of a human being.
~ sideeither the left or right half of a body.; "he had a pain in his side"
~ foot, human foot, pesthe part of the leg of a human being below the ankle joint.; "his bare feet projected from his trousers"; "armored from head to foot"
~ arma human limb; technically the part of the superior limb between the shoulder and the elbow but commonly used to refer to the whole superior limb.
~ hand, manus, mitt, pawthe (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb.; "he had the hands of a surgeon"; "he extended his mitt"
~ face, human facethe front of the human head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear.; "he washed his face"; "I wish I had seen the look on his face when he got the news"
~ nutritionthe scientific study of food and drink (especially in humans).
~ homo rhodesiensis, rhodesian mana primitive hominid resembling Neanderthal man but living in Africa.
~ schistosome dermatitis, swimmer's itcha sensitization reaction to repeated invasion of the skin by cercariae of schistosomes.
~ hyperdactyly, polydactylybirth defect characterized by the presence of more than the normal number of fingers or toes.
~ syndactylism, syndactylybirth defect in which there is partial or total webbing connecting two or more fingers or toes.
~ prepubertal, prepubescent(especially of human beings) at the age immediately before puberty; often marked by accelerated growth.
adj. (pertain)2. humancharacteristic of humanity.; "human nature"
adj. (pertain)3. humanrelating to a person.; "the experiment was conducted on 6 monkeys and 2 human subjects"
adj. 4. humanhaving human form or attributes as opposed to those of animals or divine beings.; "human beings"; "the human body"; "human kindness"; "human frailty"
~ anthropoid, manlikeresembling human beings.
~ anthropomorphic, anthropomorphous, humanlikesuggesting human characteristics for animals or inanimate things.
~ earthbornspringing from or born on the earth.; "earthborn beings"
~ fallible, frail, imperfect, weakwanting in moral strength, courage, or will; having the attributes of man as opposed to e.g. divine beings.; "I'm only a fallible human"; "frail humanity"
~ hominalof humankind as a species.; "the hominal kingdom"
~ hominian, hominidcharacterizing the family Hominidae, which includes Homo sapiens as well as extinct species of manlike creatures.
~ homininecharacteristic of humankind.
individual
n. (tops)1. individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soula human being.; "there was too much for one person to do"
~ organism, beinga living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently.
~ causal agency, causal agent, causeany entity that produces an effect or is responsible for events or results.
~ personalitythe complex of all the attributes--behavioral, temperamental, emotional and mental--that characterize a unique individual.; "their different reactions reflected their very different personalities"; "it is his nature to help others"
~ bod, chassis, human body, material body, physical body, anatomy, build, figure, flesh, physique, frame, shape, soma, formalternative names for the body of a human being.; "Leonardo studied the human body"; "he has a strong physique"; "the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak"
~ people(plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively.; "old people"; "there were at least 200 people in the audience"
~ selfa person considered as a unique individual.; "one's own self"
~ adult, grownupa fully developed person from maturity onward.
~ adventurer, venturera person who enjoys taking risks.
~ unusual person, anomalya person who is unusual.
~ applicant, appliera person who requests or seeks something such as assistance or employment or admission.
~ appointee, appointmenta person who is appointed to a job or position.
~ capitalista person who invests capital in a business (especially a large business).
~ captor, capturera person who captures and holds people or animals.
~ changer, modifiera person who changes something.; "an inveterate changer of the menu"
~ color-blind persona person unable to distinguish differences in hue.
~ common man, common person, commonera person who holds no title.
~ communicatora person who communicates with others.
~ contestanta person who participates in competitions.
~ cowarda person who shows fear or timidity.
~ creatora person who grows or makes or invents things.
~ controversialist, disputant, eristica person who disputes; who is good at or enjoys controversy.
~ applied scientist, engineer, technologista person who uses scientific knowledge to solve practical problems.
~ entertainera person who tries to please or amuse.
~ experimentera person who enjoys testing innovative ideas.; "she was an experimenter in new forms of poetry"
~ experta person with special knowledge or ability who performs skillfully.
~ facea part of a person that is used to refer to a person.; "he looked out at a roomful of faces"; "when he returned to work he met many new faces"
~ female person, femalea person who belongs to the sex that can have babies.
~ individualista person who pursues independent thought or action.
~ denizen, dweller, habitant, inhabitant, indwellera person who inhabits a particular place.
~ aborigine, indigen, indigene, native, aboriginalan indigenous person who was born in a particular place.; "the art of the natives of the northwest coast"; "the Canadian government scrapped plans to tax the grants to aboriginal college students"
~ nativea person born in a particular place or country.; "he is a native of Brazil"
~ inexperienced person, innocenta person who lacks knowledge of evil.
~ intellectual, intellecta person who uses the mind creatively.
~ juvenile, juvenile persona young person, not fully developed.
~ lovera person who loves someone or is loved by someone.
~ loved onea person who you love, usually a member of your family.
~ leadera person who rules or guides or inspires others.
~ male person, malea person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies.
~ money dealer, money handlera person who receives or invests or pays out money.
~ national, subjecta person who owes allegiance to that nation.; "a monarch has a duty to his subjects"
~ nonreligious persona person who does not manifest devotion to a deity.
~ nonworkera person who does nothing.
~ compeer, equal, peer, matcha person who is of equal standing with another in a group.
~ beholder, observer, perceiver, percipienta person who becomes aware (of things or events) through the senses.
~ perchera person situated on a perch.
~ forerunner, precursora person who goes before or announces the coming of another.
~ primitive, primitive persona person who belongs to an early stage of civilization.
~ religious persona person who manifests devotion to a deity.
~ sensualista person who enjoys sensuality.
~ traveler, travellera person who changes location.
~ unfortunate, unfortunate persona person who suffers misfortune.
~ unwelcome person, persona non grataa person who for some reason is not wanted or welcome.
~ unskilled persona person who lacks technical training.
~ workera person who works at a specific occupation.; "he is a good worker"
~ africana native or inhabitant of Africa.
~ person of color, person of colour(formal) any non-European non-white person.
~ black person, blackamoor, negro, negroid, blacka person with dark skin who comes from Africa (or whose ancestors came from Africa).
~ caucasian, white, white persona member of the Caucasoid race.
~ amerindian, native americanany member of the peoples living in North or South America before the Europeans arrived.
~ slavany member of the people of eastern Europe or Asian Russia who speak a Slavonic language.
~ gentilea person who is not a member of one's own religion; used in this sense by Mormons and Hindus.
~ jew, hebrew, israelitea person belonging to the worldwide group claiming descent from Jacob (or converted to it) and connected by cultural or religious ties.
~ aries, ram(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Aries.
~ taurus, bull(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Taurus.
~ gemini, twin(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Gemini.
~ cancer, crab(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Cancer.
~ leo, lion(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Leo.
~ virgo, virgin(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Virgo.
~ libra, balance(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Libra.
~ scorpio, scorpion(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Scorpio.
~ sagittarius, archer(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Sagittarius.
~ capricorn, goat(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Capricorn.
~ aquarius, water bearer(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Aquarius.
~ pisces, fish(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Pisces.
~ abatora person who abates a nuisance.
~ abjurera person who abjures.
~ abominationa person who is loathsome or disgusting.
~ abstinent, nondrinker, abstainera person who refrains from drinking intoxicating beverages.
~ achiever, succeeder, winner, successa person with a record of successes.; "his son would never be the achiever that his father was"; "only winners need apply"; "if you want to be a success you have to dress like a success"
~ acquaintance, frienda person with whom you are acquainted.; "I have trouble remembering the names of all my acquaintances"; "we are friends of the family"
~ acquirera person who acquires something (usually permanently).
~ activea person who is a participating member of an organization.; "the club issues a list of members, both the actives and the retirees"
~ doer, actor, workera person who acts and gets things done.; "he's a principal actor in this affair"; "when you want something done get a doer"; "he's a miracle worker"
~ adjudicatora person who studies and settles conflicts and disputes.
~ admirera person who admires; someone who esteems or respects or approves.
~ adopteesomeone (such as a child) who has been adopted.
~ adversary, antagonist, opposer, opponent, resistersomeone who offers opposition.
~ adviseesomeone who receives advice.
~ advocate, advocator, exponent, proponenta person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea.
~ affianta person who makes an affidavit.
~ agnostic, doubtersomeone who is doubtful or noncommittal about something.
~ amateursomeone who pursues a study or sport as a pastime.
~ ancienta person who lived in ancient times.
~ antia person who is opposed (to an action or policy or practice etc.).; "the antis smelled victory after a long battle"
~ anti-americana person who is opposed to the United States and its policies.
~ apprehendera person who seizes or arrests (especially a person who seizes or arrests in the name of justice).
~ appreciatora person who is fully aware of something and understands it.; "he is not an appreciator of our dilemma"
~ archaista person who archaizes.
~ arrogatora person who through conceit makes pretentious claims to rights or advantages that he or she is not entitled to or to qualities that he or she does not possess.
~ assesseea person (or property) that is assessed.
~ asthmatica person suffering from asthma.; "she is a chronic asthmatic"; "the painful gasps of a dying asthmatic"
~ authority(usually plural) persons who exercise (administrative) control over others.; "the authorities have issued a curfew"
~ autodidacta person who has taught himself.
~ baby boomer, boomera member of the baby boom generation in the 1950s.; "they expanded the schools for a generation of baby boomers"
~ baby buster, bustera person born in the generation following the baby boom when the birth rate fell dramatically.
~ bad guyany person who is not on your side.
~ bad persona person who does harm to others.
~ baldhead, baldpate, baldya person whose head is bald.
~ balker, baulker, noncomplianta person who refuses to comply.
~ bullfighter, toreadorsomeone who fights bulls.
~ bathera person who takes a bath.
~ bearda person who diverts suspicion from someone (especially a woman who accompanies a male homosexual in order to conceal his homosexuality).
~ bedfellowa person with whom you share a bed.
~ bereaved, bereaved persona person who has suffered the death of someone they loved.; "the bereaved do not always need to be taken care of"
~ best, topperthe person who is most outstanding or excellent; someone who tops all others.; "he could beat the best of them"
~ birtha baby born; an offspring.; "the overall rate of incidence of Down's syndrome is one in every 800 births"
~ bitersomeone who bites.
~ bloggera person who keeps and updates a blog.
~ blond, blondea person with fair skin and hair.
~ bluecoata person dressed all in blue (as a soldier or sailor).
~ bodybuilder, muscle-builder, muscle builder, musclebuilder, musclemansomeone who does special exercises to develop a brawny musculature.
~ bombera person who plants bombs.
~ brunet, brunettea person with dark (brown) hair.
~ bustera person (or thing) that breaks up or overpowers something.; "dam buster"; "sanction buster"; "crime buster"
~ candidate, prospectsomeone who is considered for something (for an office or prize or honor etc.).
~ casea person requiring professional services.; "a typical case was the suburban housewife described by a marriage counselor"
~ cashiera person responsible for receiving payments for goods and services (as in a shop or restaurant).
~ celebrant, celebrater, celebratora person who is celebrating.
~ censorsomeone who censures or condemns.
~ chameleona changeable or inconstant person.
~ beguiler, charmera person who charms others (usually by personal attractiveness).
~ baby, childan immature childish person.; "he remained a child in practical matters as long as he lived"; "stop being a baby!"
~ chutzpanik(Yiddish) a person characterized by chutzpa.
~ closera person who closes something.; "whoever is the closer has to turn out the lights and lock up"
~ clumsy persona person with poor motor coordination.
~ aggregator, collectora person who collects things.
~ battler, belligerent, combatant, fighter, scrappersomeone who fights (or is fighting).
~ complexifiersomeone makes things complex.
~ compulsivea person with a compulsive disposition; someone who feels compelled to do certain things.
~ computer usera person who uses computers for work or entertainment or communication or business.
~ contemplativea person devoted to the contemplative life.
~ converta person who has been converted to another religious or political belief.
~ aper, copycat, emulator, ape, imitatorsomeone who copies the words or behavior of another.
~ countera person who counts things.
~ counterterroristsomeone who attempts to prevent terrorism.
~ crawler, creepera person who crawls or creeps along the ground.
~ wight, creaturea human being; `wight' is an archaic term.
~ creditora person to whom money is owed by a debtor; someone to whom an obligation exists.
~ cripplesomeone who is unable to walk normally because of an injury or disability to the legs or back.
~ social dancer, dancera person who participates in a social gathering arranged for dancing (as a ball).
~ dead person, dead soul, deceased, deceased person, decedent, departedsomeone who is no longer alive.; "I wonder what the dead person would have done"
~ deaf persona person with a severe auditory impairment.
~ debaser, degradera person who lowers the quality or character or value (as by adding cheaper metal to coins).
~ debitor, debtora person who owes a creditor; someone who has the obligation of paying a debt.
~ defecator, shitter, voidera person who defecates.
~ delayera person who delays; to put off until later or cause to be late.
~ deliverera person who gives up or transfers money or goods.
~ demandera person who makes demands.
~ dietera person who diets.
~ differentiator, discriminatora person who (or that which) differentiates.
~ disentangler, unraveler, unravellera person who removes tangles; someone who takes something out of a tangled state.
~ dissenter, dissident, objector, protester, contestanta person who dissents from some established policy.
~ dividera person who separates something into parts or groups.
~ domestic partner, significant other, spousal equivalent, spouse equivalenta person (not necessarily a spouse) with whom you cohabit and share a long-term sexual relationship.
~ look-alike, double, imagesomeone who closely resembles a famous person (especially an actor).; "he could be Gingrich's double"; "she's the very image of her mother"
~ dressera person who dresses in a particular way.; "she's an elegant dresser"; "he's a meticulous dresser"
~ drooler, slobberer, dribbler, drivellera person who dribbles.; "that baby is a dribbler; he needs a bib"
~ drug user, substance abuser, usera person who takes drugs.
~ dyslectica person who has dyslexia.
~ ectomorpha person with a thin body.
~ effecter, effectorone who brings about a result or event; one who accomplishes a purpose.
~ elizabethana person who lived during the reign of Elizabeth I.; "William Shakespeare was an Elizabethan"
~ emotional persona person subject to strong states of emotion.
~ endomorpha heavy person with a soft and rounded body.
~ enjoyera person who delights in having or using or experiencing something.
~ enrolleea person who enrolls in (or is enrolled in) a class or course of study.
~ ethnica person who is a member of an ethnic group.
~ explorer, adventurersomeone who travels into little known regions (especially for some scientific purpose).
~ extravert, extrovert(psychology) a person concerned more with practical realities than with inner thoughts and feelings.
~ faddista person who subscribes to a variety of fads.
~ fallera person who falls.; "one of them was safe but they were unable to save the faller"; "a faller among thieves"
~ fastenera person who fastens or makes fast.; "he found the door fastened and wondered who the fastener was"
~ fiduciarya person who holds assets in trust for a beneficiary.; "it is illegal for a fiduciary to misappropriate money for personal gain"
~ first-raterone who is first-rate.
~ followera person who accepts the leadership of another.
~ free spirit, freewheeler, free agentsomeone acting freely or even irresponsibly.
~ frienda person you know well and regard with affection and trust.; "he was my best friend at the university"
~ fleer, fugitive, runawaysomeone who flees from an uncongenial situation.; "fugitives from the sweatshops"
~ gainera person who gains (gains an advantage or gains profits).; "she was clearly the gainer in that exchange"
~ gainer, weight gainera person who gains weight.
~ gamblera person who wagers money on the outcome of games or sporting events.
~ gatekeepersomeone who controls access to something.; "there are too many gatekeepers between the field officers and the chief"
~ gatherera person who gathers.; "they were a society of hunters and gatherers"
~ good guyany person who is on your side.
~ good persona person who is good to other people.
~ grantera person who grants or gives something.
~ greeter, saluter, welcomera person who greets.; "the newcomers were met by smiling greeters"
~ grinnera person who grins.
~ groanera person who groans.
~ gruntera person who grunts.
~ guessera person who guesses.
~ handicapped persona person who has some condition that markedly restricts their ability to function physically or mentally or socially.
~ hatera person who hates.
~ heterosexual, heterosexual person, straight, straight persona heterosexual person; someone having a sexual orientation to persons of the opposite sex.
~ gay, homo, homophile, homosexualsomeone who practices homosexuality; having a sexual attraction to persons of the same sex.
~ homunculusa tiny fully formed individual that (according to the discredited theory of preformation) is supposed to be present in the sperm cell.
~ hopesomeone (or something) on which expectations are centered.; "he was their best hope for a victory"
~ hopera person who hopes.; "only an avid hoper could expect the team to win now"
~ huddlera person who crouches.; "low huddlers against the wind"
~ huggera person who hugs.
~ immunea person who is immune to a particular infection.
~ insured, insured persona person whose interests are protected by an insurance policy; a person who contracts for an insurance policy that indemnifies him against loss of property or life or health etc..
~ interpretersomeone who uses art to represent something.; "his paintings reveal a sensitive interpreter of nature"; "she was famous as an interpreter of Shakespearean roles"
~ introvert(psychology) a person who tends to shrink from social contacts and to become preoccupied with their own thoughts.
~ jata member of an Indo-European people widely scattered throughout the northwest of the Indian subcontinent and consisting of Muslims and Hindus and Sikhs.
~ jewel, gema person who is as brilliant and precious as a piece of jewelry.
~ jumpera person who jumps.; "as the jumper neared the ground he lost control"; "the jumper's parachute opened"
~ juniorthe younger of two persons.; "she is two years my junior"
~ killer, slayersomeone who causes the death of a person or animal.
~ relative, relationa person related by blood or marriage.; "police are searching for relatives of the deceased"; "he has distant relations back in New Jersey"
~ kinka person with unusual sexual tastes.
~ kneelera person in a kneeling position.
~ knockera person who knocks (as seeking to gain admittance).; "open the door and see who the knocker is"
~ apprehender, knowera person who knows or apprehends.
~ large persona person of greater than average size.
~ latina person who is a member of those peoples whose languages derived from Latin.
~ laughera person who is laughing or who laughs easily.
~ assimilator, learner, scholarsomeone (especially a child) who learns (as from a teacher) or takes up knowledge or beliefs.
~ lefty, left-hander, southpawa person who uses the left hand with greater skill than the right.; "their pitcher was a southpaw"
~ lifea living person.; "his heroism saved a life"
~ lightning rodsomeone who is a frequent target of negative reactions and serves to distract attention from another.
~ polyglot, linguista person who speaks more than one language.
~ literate, literate persona person who can read and write.
~ livera person who has a special life style.; "a high liver"
~ longer, thirster, yearnera person with a strong desire for something.; "a longer for money"; "a thirster after blood"; "a yearner for knowledge"
~ loose cannona person who is expected to perform a particular task but who is out of control and dangerous.
~ machinean efficient person.; "the boxer was a magnificent fighting machine"
~ mailera person who mails something.
~ malcontenta person who is discontented or disgusted.
~ manthe generic use of the word to refer to any human being.; "it was every man for himself"
~ manipulatora person who handles things manually.
~ man jacka single individual.; "every man jack"
~ marrieda person who is married.; "we invited several young marrieds"
~ masturbator, onanista person who practices masturbation.
~ measurera person who makes measurements.
~ nonmembera person who is not a member.
~ mesomorpha person with a well-developed muscular body.
~ ladino, mestizoa person of mixed racial ancestry (especially mixed European and Native American ancestry).
~ middlebrowsomeone who is neither a highbrow nor a lowbrow.
~ miracle man, miracle workera person who claims or is alleged to perform miracles.
~ misogamista person who hates marriage.
~ mixed-blooda person whose ancestors belonged to two or more races.
~ moderna contemporary person.
~ monolinguala person who knows only one language.
~ mother hena person who cares for the needs of others (especially in an overprotective or interfering way).
~ mouseperson who is quiet or timid.
~ maimer, mangler, mutilatora person who mutilates or destroys or disfigures or cripples.
~ namera person who gives a name or names.; "the owner is usually the namer of a boat"
~ namesakea person with the same name as another.
~ neglectera person who is neglectful and gives little attention or respect to people or responsibilities.; "he tried vainly to impress his neglecters"
~ neighbor, neighboura person who lives (or is located) near another.
~ neutralone who does not side with any party in a war or dispute.
~ nondescripta person is not easily classified and not very interesting.
~ nonparticipanta person who does not participate.
~ nonpartisan, nonpartizana person who is nonpartisan.
~ nonperson, unpersona person regarded as nonexistent and having no rights; a person whose existence is systematically ignored (especially for ideological or political reasons).; "the former senator is treated as a nonperson by this administration"; "George Orwell predicted that political dissidents would be treated as unpersons"
~ nonresidentsomeone who does not live in a particular place.; "described by an admiring nonresident as a green and pleasant land"
~ nonsmokera person who does not smoke tobacco.
~ nude person, nudea naked person.
~ nursera person who treats something carefully.; "a great nurser of pennies"
~ occultista believer in occultism; someone versed in the occult arts.
~ optimista person disposed to take a favorable view of things.
~ orphansomeone or something who lacks support or care or supervision.
~ ostricha person who refuses to face reality or recognize the truth (a reference to the popular notion that the ostrich hides from danger by burying its head in the sand).
~ ejector, oustera person who ousts or supplants someone else.
~ outcastea person belonging to no caste.
~ outdoorsmana person who spends time outdoors (e.g., hunting or fishing).
~ possessor, ownera person who owns something.; "they are searching for the owner of the car"; "who is the owner of that friendly smile?"
~ coddler, mollycoddler, pamperer, spoilersomeone who pampers or spoils by excessive indulgence.
~ pansexuala person who participates in (or is open to) sexual activities of many kinds.
~ excuser, forgiver, pardonera person who pardons or forgives or excuses a fault or offense.
~ partnera person who is a member of a partnership.
~ partya person involved in legal proceedings.; "the party of the first part"
~ passera person who passes as a member of a different ethnic or racial group.
~ personageanother word for person; a person not meriting identification.; "a strange personage appeared at the door"
~ personificationa person who represents an abstract quality.; "she is the personification of optimism"
~ perspirer, sweatera person who perspires.
~ philosophera wise person who is calm and rational; someone who lives a life of reason with equanimity.
~ chooser, picker, selectora person who chooses or selects out.
~ pisser, urinatora person who urinates.
~ contriver, deviser, plannera person who makes plans.
~ playera person who pursues a number of different social and sexual partners simultaneously.
~ posturersomeone who behaves in a manner calculated to impress or mislead others.
~ powderersomeone who applies or scatters powder.
~ preserversomeone who keeps safe from harm or danger.
~ propositusthe person immediately affected by or concerned with an action.
~ public relations persona person employed to establish and promote a favorable relationship with the public.
~ pursuera person who pursues some plan or goal.; "a pursuer of truth"
~ pussycata person who is regarded as easygoing and agreeable.
~ quarteran unspecified person.; "he dropped a word in the right quarter"
~ quittera person who gives up too easily.
~ radicala person who has radical ideas or opinions.
~ realista person who accepts the world as it literally is and deals with it accordingly.
~ rectifiera person who corrects or sets right.; "a rectifier of prejudices"
~ carrottop, red-header, redhead, redheadersomeone who has red hair.
~ registranta person who is formally entered (along with others) in a register (and who obtains certain rights thereby).
~ allayer, comforter, relievera person who reduces the intensity (e.g., of fears) and calms and pacifies.; "a reliever of anxiety"; "an allayer of fears"
~ repeatera person who repeats.; "the audience consisted largely of repeaters who had seen the movie many times"
~ recoverer, saver, rescuersomeone who saves something from danger or violence.
~ restera person who rests.
~ controller, restrainera person who directs and restrains.
~ revenanta person who returns after a lengthy absence.
~ have, rich person, wealthy persona person who possesses great material wealth.
~ right hander, righthander, right-handera person who uses the right hand more skillfully than the left.
~ risera person who rises (especially from bed).; "he's usually a late riser"
~ rompera person who romps or frolics.
~ roundheada brachycephalic person.
~ ruler, swayera person who rules or commands.; "swayer of the universe"
~ rushera person who rushes; someone in a hurry; someone who acts precipitously.
~ scientista person with advanced knowledge of one or more sciences.
~ scratchera person who scratches to relieve an itch.
~ second-rater, mediocritya person of second-rate ability or value.; "a team of aging second-raters"; "shone among the mediocrities who surrounded him"
~ cloud seeder, seedera person who seeds clouds.
~ quester, searcher, seekersomeone making a search or inquiry.; "they are seekers after truth"
~ segregatesomeone who is or has been segregated.
~ romanticist, sentimentalistsomeone who indulges in excessive sentimentality.
~ sex objectany person regarded simply as an object of sexual gratification.
~ sex symbola person (especially a celebrity) who is well-known for their sexual attractiveness.
~ mover and shaker, shakera person who wields power and influence.; "a shaker of traditional beliefs"; "movers and shakers in the business world"
~ showmana person skilled at making effective presentations.
~ signatory, signersomeone who signs and is bound by a document.
~ simpleton, simplea person lacking intelligence or common sense.
~ six-footera person who is at least six feet tall.
~ skidder, slider, slippera person who slips or slides because of loss of traction.
~ slavea person who is owned by someone.
~ slavesomeone entirely dominated by some influence or person.; "a slave to fashion"; "a slave to cocaine"; "his mother was his abject slave"
~ sleepyheada sleepy person.
~ slouchera person who slouches; someone with a drooping carriage.
~ small persona person of below average size.
~ smashera person who smashes something.
~ smilera person who smiles.
~ sneezera person who sneezes.
~ sniffera person who sniffs.
~ sniffler, snivelera person who breathes audibly through a congested nose.
~ snuffera person who snuffs out candles.
~ snufflera person who breathes noisily (as through a nose blocked by mucus).
~ socialiser, socializera person who takes part in social activities.
~ sorta person of a particular character or nature.; "what sort of person is he?"; "he's a good sort"
~ sounding boarda person whose reactions to something serve as an indication of its acceptability.; "I would use newspapermen as a sounding board for such policies"
~ sphinxan inscrutable person who keeps his thoughts and intentions secret.
~ expectorator, spittera person who spits (ejects saliva or phlegm from the mouth).
~ sporta person known for the way she (or he) behaves when teased or defeated or subjected to trying circumstances.; "a good sport"; "a poor sport"
~ sprawlera person who sprawls.; "he is such a sprawler he needs a bed to himself"
~ spurnera person who rejects (someone or something) with contempt.; "she was known as a spurner of all suitors"; "he was no spurner of rules"
~ squint-eye, squintera person with strabismus.
~ smotherer, stiflera person who stifles or smothers or suppresses.; "he is a real conversation stifler"; "I see from all the yawn smotherers that it is time to stop"
~ stigmatic, stigmatista person whose body is marked by religious stigmata (such as marks resembling the wounds of the crucified Christ).
~ stoopera person who carries himself or herself with the head and shoulders habitually bent forward.
~ strangeran individual that one is not acquainted with.
~ strugglera person who struggles with difficulties or with great effort.
~ guinea pig, subject, casea person who is subjected to experimental or other observational procedures; someone who is an object of investigation.; "the subjects for this investigation were selected randomly"; "the cases that we studied were drawn from two different communities"
~ supernumerarya person serving no apparent function.; "reducing staff is difficult because our employees include no supernumeraries"
~ surrenderer, yieldera person who yields or surrenders.
~ survivalistsomeone who tries to insure their personal survival or the survival of their group or nation.
~ survivorone who outlives another.; "he left his farm to his survivors"
~ suspectsomeone who is under suspicion.
~ taggersomeone who appends or joins one thing to another.; "a theory that was simply added on by some anonymous tagger"
~ taggersomeone who assigns labels to the grammatical constituents of textual matter.
~ tappera person who strikes a surface lightly and usually repeatedly.; "finger tappers irritated her"
~ temptera person who tempts others.; "Satan is the great tempter of mankind"
~ termera person who serves a specified term.; "there are not many fourth termers in the Senate"
~ terror, scourge, threata person who inspires fear or dread.; "he was the terror of the neighborhood"
~ testate, testatora person who makes a will.
~ scrag, skin and bones, thin persona person who is unusually thin and scrawny.
~ third-raterone who is third-rate or distinctly inferior.
~ throwersomeone who projects something (especially by a rapid motion of the arm).
~ tigera fierce or audacious person.; "he's a tiger on the tennis court"; "it aroused the tiger in me"
~ totemista person who belongs to a clan or tribe having a totem.
~ touchera person who causes or allows a part of the body to come in contact with someone or something.
~ transfer, transfereesomeone who transfers or is transferred from one position to another.; "the best student was a transfer from LSU"
~ transexual, transsexuala person whose sexual identification is entirely with the opposite sex.
~ cross-dresser, transvestitesomeone who adopts the dress or manner or sexual role of the opposite sex.
~ attempter, essayer, trierone who tries.
~ turnerone of two persons who swing ropes for jumpers to skip over in the game of jump rope.
~ tyrantany person who exercises power in a cruel way.; "his father was a tyrant"
~ unfastener, untier, opener, undoera person who unfastens or unwraps or opens.; "children are talented undoers of their shoelaces"
~ usera person who makes use of a thing; someone who uses or employs something.
~ vanishera person who disappears.
~ dupe, victima person who is tricked or swindled.
~ victoriana person who lived during the reign of Victoria.
~ visionarya person given to fanciful speculations and enthusiasms with little regard for what is actually possible.
~ visually impaired personsomeone who has inferior vision.
~ waitera person who waits or awaits.
~ wakera person who awakes.; "an early waker"
~ walk-inperson who walks in without having an appointment.; "the emergency room was overrun with walk-ins"
~ needer, wantera person who wants or needs something.; "an owner of many things and needer of none"
~ warda person who is under the protection or in the custody of another.
~ warriorsomeone engaged in or experienced in warfare.
~ watchera person who keeps a devotional vigil by a sick bed or by a dead body.
~ doormat, weakling, wussa person who is physically weak and ineffectual.
~ weasela person who is regarded as treacherous or sneaky.
~ squirmer, wiggler, wrigglerone who can't stay still (especially a child).; "the toddler was a real wiggler on plane trips"
~ winkera person who winks.
~ withholdera person who refrains from granting.; "a withholder of payments"
~ witness(law) a person who testifies under oath in a court of law.
~ worldlinga person absorbed by the concerns and interests and pleasures of the present world.
~ yawnera person who yawns.
n. (person)2. individuala single organism.
~ organism, beinga living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently.
~ headan individual person.; "tickets are $5 per head"
adj. 3. individual, singlebeing or characteristic of a single thing or person.; "individual drops of rain"; "please mark the individual pages"; "they went their individual ways"
~ idiosyncraticpeculiar to the individual.; "we all have our own idiosyncratic gestures"; "Michelangelo's highly idiosyncratic style of painting"
~ individualist, individualisticmarked by or expressing individuality.; "an individualistic way of dressing"
~ man-to-man, one-on-onebeing a system of play in which an individual defensive player guards an individual offensive player.; "one-on-one defense"
~ respective, several, variousconsidered individually.; "the respective club members"; "specialists in their several fields"; "the various reports all agreed"
~ singularbeing a single and separate person or thing.; "can the singular person be understood apart from his culture?"; "every fact in the world might be singular...unlike any other fact and sole of its kind"
~ separateindependent; not united or joint.; "a problem consisting of two separate issues"; "they went their separate ways"; "formed a separate church"
adj. 4. case-by-case, individual, item-by-itemseparate and distinct from others of the same kind.; "mark the individual pages"; "on a case-by-case basis"
~ independentfree from external control and constraint.; "an independent mind"; "a series of independent judgments"; "fiercely independent individualism"
adj. 5. individual, singlecharacteristic of or meant for a single person or thing.; "an individual serving"; "single occupancy"; "a single bed"
~ unsharednot shared.
adj. 6. individual, privateconcerning one person exclusively.; "we all have individual cars"; "each room has a private bath"
~ personalconcerning or affecting a particular person or his or her private life and personality.; "a personal favor"; "for your personal use"; "personal papers"; "I have something personal to tell you"; "a personal God"; "he has his personal bank account and she has hers"
man
n. (person)1. adult male, manan adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman).; "there were two women and six men on the bus"
~ adult male body, man's bodythe body of an adult man.
~ adam(Old Testament) in Judeo-Christian mythology; the first man and the husband of Eve and the progenitor of the human race.
~ cain(Old Testament) Cain and Abel were the first children of Adam and Eve born after the Fall of Man; Cain killed Abel out of jealousy and was exiled by God.
~ abel(Old Testament) Cain and Abel were the first children of Adam and Eve born after the Fall of Man; Abel was killed by Cain.
~ seth(Old Testament) third son of Adam and Eve; given by God in place of the murdered Abel.
~ adult, grownupa fully developed person from maturity onward.
~ male person, malea person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies.
~ black mana man who is Black.
~ white mana man who is White.
~ yellow manoffensive term for an Asian man.
~ baboo, babuused as a Hindi courtesy title; equivalent to English `Mr'.
~ bachelor, unmarried mana man who has never been married.
~ bey(formerly) a title of respect for a man in Turkey or Egypt.; "he introduced me to Ahmet Bey"
~ boya friendly informal reference to a grown man.; "he likes to play golf with the boys"
~ beau, boyfriend, swain, young man, fellowa man who is the lover of a girl or young woman.; "if I'd known he was her boyfriend I wouldn't have asked"
~ ex-boyfrienda man who is no longer a woman's boyfriend.
~ bruiser, strapper, bull, samsona large and strong and heavyset man.; "he was a bull of a man"; "a thick-skinned bruiser ready to give as good as he got"
~ dandy, fashion plate, fop, gallant, beau, clotheshorse, dude, sheik, swella man who is much concerned with his dress and appearance.
~ ejaculatora man who ejaculates semen.
~ esq, esquirea title of respect for a member of the English gentry ranking just below a knight; placed after the name.
~ castrate, eunucha man who has been castrated and is incapable of reproduction.; "eunuchs guarded the harem"
~ father figure, father surrogatea man who takes over all the functions of the real father.
~ father-figurea man (often a powerful or influential man) who arouses emotions usually felt for your real father and with whom you identify psychologically.
~ buster, dude, fellowan informal form of address for a man.; "Say, fellow, what are you doing?"; "Hey buster, what's up?"
~ galoota disreputable or clumsy man.
~ geezera man who is (usually) old and/or eccentric.
~ gentlemana man of refinement.
~ divorced man, grass widowera man who is divorced from (or separated from) his wife.
~ guy, hombre, bozo, catan informal term for a youth or man.; "a nice guy"; "the guy's only doing it for some doll"
~ ham(Old Testament) son of Noah.
~ herra German man; used before the name as a title equivalent to Mr in English.
~ hooray henrya lively and ineffectual upper-class young man.
~ housefathera man in charge of children in an institution.
~ hunka well-built sexually attractive man.
~ ex, ex-husbanda man who was formerly a certain woman's husband.
~ inamoratoa man with whom you are in love or have an intimate relationship.
~ iron man, ironmana strong man of exceptional physical endurance.
~ ironsidea man of great strength or bravery.
~ japheth(Old Testament) son of Noah.
~ adonisany handsome young man.
~ middle-aged mana man who is roughly between 45 and 65 years old.
~ monsieurused as a French courtesy title; equivalent to English `Mr'.
~ old boy, old mana familiar term of address for a man.
~ graybeard, greybeard, old man, methuselaha man who is very old.
~ paterfamilias, patriarchthe male head of family or tribe.
~ peter pana boyish or immature man; after the boy in Barrie's play who never grows up.
~ poncea man who is effeminate in his manner and fussy in the way he dresses.
~ possemanan able-bodied man serving as a member of a posse.
~ senhora Portuguese title of respect; equivalent to English `Mr'.
~ shaveran adult male who shaves.
~ shem(Old Testament) eldest son of Noah.
~ signior, signorused as an Italian courtesy title; can be prefixed to the name or used separately.
~ signorean Italian title of respect for a man; equivalent to the English `sir'; used separately (not prefixed to his name).
~ sirterm of address for a man.
~ stiffan ordinary man.; "a lucky stiff"; "a working stiff"
~ he-man, macho-man, studa man who is virile and sexually active.
~ tarzan(sometimes used ironically) a man of great strength and agility (after the hero of a series of novels by Edgar Rice Burroughs).
~ widower, widowmana man whose wife is dead especially one who has not remarried.
~ philanderer, womaniser, womanizera man who likes many women and has short sexual relationships with them.
~ golden boy, wonder boya man who is unusually successful at an early age.
~ young buck, young mana teenager or a young adult male.
n. (person)2. man, military man, military personnel, servicemansomeone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force.; "two men stood sentry duty"
~ military force, military group, military unit, forcea unit that is part of some military service.; "he sent Caesar a force of six thousand men"
~ armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machinethe military forces of a nation.; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
~ air force officer, commanderan officer in the airforce.
~ artilleryman, cannoneer, gunner, machine gunnera serviceman in the artillery.
~ bluejacket, navy man, sailor boy, sailora serviceman in the navy.
~ commando, rangera member of a military unit trained as shock troops for hit-and-run raids.
~ conscript, draftee, inducteesomeone who is drafted into military service.
~ enlisted persona serviceman who ranks below a commissioned officer.
~ devil dog, leatherneck, marine, shipboard soldiera member of the United States Marine Corps.
~ military officer, officerany person in the armed services who holds a position of authority or command.; "an officer is responsible for the lives of his men"
~ noncombatanta member of the armed forces who does not participate in combat (e.g. a chaplain or surgeon).
~ occupiera member of a military force who is residing in a conquered foreign country.
~ skilled worker, skilled workman, trained workera worker who has acquired special skills.
~ stripera serviceman who wears stripes on the uniform to indicate rank or years of service.; "he's a four-striper"
~ ex-serviceman, vet, veterana person who has served in the armed forces.
~ veteran, veteran soldiera serviceman who has seen considerable active service.; "the veterans laughed at the new recruits"
~ military volunteer, voluntary, volunteer(military) a person who freely enlists for service.
n. (person)3. manthe generic use of the word to refer to any human being.; "it was every man for himself"
~ individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soula human being.; "there was too much for one person to do"
n. (person)4. mana male subordinate.; "the chief stationed two men outside the building"; "he awaited word from his man in Havana"
~ subordinate, subsidiary, underling, foot soldieran assistant subject to the authority or control of another.
n. (person)5. manan adult male person who has a manly character (virile and courageous competent).; "the army will make a man of you"
~ male person, malea person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies.
n. (person)6. gentleman, gentleman's gentleman, man, valet, valet de chambrea manservant who acts as a personal attendant to his employer.; "Jeeves was Bertie Wooster's man"
~ body servanta valet or personal maid.
~ manservanta man servant.
n. (person)7. mana 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"
~ colloquialisma colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech.
~ lovera significant other to whom you are not related by marriage.
~ male person, malea person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies.
n. (location)8. isle of man, manone of the British Isles in the Irish Sea.
~ british islesGreat Britain and Ireland and adjacent islands in the north Atlantic.
~ islanda land mass (smaller than a continent) that is surrounded by water.
n. (artifact)9. man, piecegame 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"
~ black(board games) the darker pieces.
~ chequer, checkerone of the flat round pieces used in playing the game of checkers.
~ chess piece, chessmanany of 16 white and 16 black pieces used in playing the game of chess.
~ game equipmentequipment or apparatus used in playing a game.
~ tilegame equipment consisting of a flat thin piece marked with characters and used in board games like Mah-Jong, Scrabble, etc..
~ white(board games) the lighter pieces.
v. (social)10. mantake charge of a certain job; occupy a certain work place.; "Mr. Smith manned the reception desk in the morning"
~ manprovide with workers.; "We cannot man all the desks"; "Students were manning the booths"
~ do work, workbe employed.; "Is your husband working again?"; "My wife never worked"; "Do you want to work after the age of 60?"; "She never did any work because she inherited a lot of money"; "She works as a waitress to put herself through college"
v. (competition)11. manprovide with workers.; "We cannot man all the desks"; "Students were manning the booths"
~ staffprovide with staff.; "This position is not always staffed"
~ crewserve as a crew member on.
~ mantake charge of a certain job; occupy a certain work place.; "Mr. Smith manned the reception desk in the morning"
mortal
adj. 1. mortalsubject to death.; "mortal beings"
~ finitebounded or limited in magnitude or spatial or temporal extent.
~ earthlyof or belonging to or characteristic of this earth as distinguished from heaven.; "earthly beings"; "believed that our earthly life is all that matters"; "earthly love"; "our earthly home"
~ earthbornof earthly origin (as mortals are).; "earthborn existence"
adj. 2. deadly, mortalinvolving loss of divine grace or spiritual death.; "the seven deadly sins"
~ theology, divinitythe rational and systematic study of religion and its influences and of the nature of religious truth.
~ unpardonablenot admitting of pardon.; "unpardonable behavior"
adj. 3. mortalunrelenting and deadly.; "mortal enemy"
~ merciless, unmercifulhaving or showing no mercy.; "the merciless enemy"; "a merciless critic"; "gave him a merciless beating"
adj. 4. deadly, deathly, mortalcausing or capable of causing death.; "a fatal accident"; "a deadly enemy"; "mortal combat"; "a mortal illness"
~ fatalbringing death.
person
n. (body)1. persona human body (usually including the clothing).; "a weapon was hidden on his person"
~ bod, chassis, human body, material body, physical body, anatomy, build, figure, flesh, physique, frame, shape, soma, formalternative names for the body of a human being.; "Leonardo studied the human body"; "he has a strong physique"; "the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak"
n. (communication)2. persona grammatical category used in the classification of pronouns, possessive determiners, and verb forms according to whether they indicate the speaker, the addressee, or a third party.; "stop talking about yourself in the third person"
~ grammatical category, syntactic category(grammar) a category of words having the same grammatical properties.
~ first personpronouns and verbs used to refer to the speaker or writer of the language in which they occur.
~ second personpronouns and verbs used to refer to the person addressed by the language in which they occur.
~ third personpronouns and verbs that are used to refer to something other than the speaker or addressee of the language in which they occur.