AskDefine | Define macho

Dictionary Definition

macho adj : used of men; markedly masculine in appearance or manner [syn: butch]

User Contributed Dictionary

see Macho

English

Etymology

From macho, from Latin masculus

Pronunciation

Adjective

  1. manly, tough

Translations

manly, tough

Noun

  1. A macho person.
  2. The striped mullet of California (Mugil cephalus, / Mexicanus).

Derived terms

Translations

A macho person
The striped mullet of California

Filipino

Pronunciation

  • /ˈmɑtʃo/
  • UK also /ˈmætʃo/

Adjective

macho
  1. manly, muscled
  2. a person who displays machismo

Italian

Adjective

macho

Noun

macho

Portuguese

Adjective

  1. male (belonging or referring to the sex having the smaller gametes)

Spanish

Etymology

From masculus

Adjective

  1. male
  2. strong, brave

Noun

  1. male

Antonyms

Swahili

Noun

macho
  1. eyes (plural of jicho)

Extensive Definition

Macho can refer to:
macho in Swedish: Macho
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