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Machismo March 15, 2011

Filed under: Uncategorized — MELODRAMANIAC @ 4:28 pm

3/13/11.

machismo (mah-cheez-moh) n. A strong or exaggerated sense of manliness; an assumptive attitude that virility, courage, strength, and entitlement to dominate are attributes or concomitants of masculinity.
She was nonplussed by her beau’s uncharacteristic display of machismo.

 

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