men
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /mɛn/,
    • (pin-pen) IPA: /mɪn/
Noun
  1. plural form of man
    • 1910, Emerson Hough, chapter I, in The Purchase Price: Or The Cause of Compromise, Indianapolis, Ind.: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, OCLC 639762314 ↗, page 0105 ↗:
      This new-comer was a man who in any company would have seemed striking. […] Indeed, all his features were in large mold, like the man himself, as though he had come from a day when skin garments made the proper garb of men.
  2. (collective) (The) people, humanity.
  3. (collective, military) enlisted personnel (as opposed to commissioned officers).
    "Muster up the men in the barracks at 0600," the lieutenant said to his sergeant.
Related terms Translations
MEN
Noun

men

  1. Acronym of multiple endocrine neoplasia

Men
Proper noun
  1. A god once worshipped in the western interior parts of Anatolia, and associated with lunar symbolism.



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