from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Informal Very large: a man-sized piece of pie.
  • adj. Calling for the strength traditionally attributed to a man: a man-sized job.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of a size suitable for a man; larger than normal
  • adj. That needs manly attributes, such as strength or endurance

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Calling for manly attributes.
  • adj. Large enough to satisfy a man.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. calling for the strength of a man
  • adj. very large; appropriate to the size of a man


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