Meaning of MACHO in English

I. ˈmä(ˌ)chō adjective

Etymology: Spanish, male, from Latin masculus — more at male

1. : having or exhibiting machismo : aggressively virile

all their macho swagger and bravado — Burr Snider

2. of a woman : having or exhibiting traditionally masculine traits

she wanted … to speak with authority and macho assertion — Carolyn Heilbrun

II. " noun

( -s )

1. : machismo herein

2. : one who exhibits machismo

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