Definitions starting with M

ID #2135

mannish

[Car.; also US Black (Claerbaut); cf. Brit. dial. North idem, of a youth: aping manhood, overbearing, blustering EDD] adj. bold, impudent: 1971 Gal hush ya mout...you too mannish (McCartney 90). (Gen.)

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Last update: 2010-10-16 00:45
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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