Definition of masculine
What does the word masculine mean?
part of speech: adjective, noun
Of the gender to which names of males normally belong; m. rhyme (in French verse, between words ending in stressed syllables, not e mute), m. ending, ending of line with stressed syllable; of the male sex; manly, vigorous; (of woman) having qualities appropriate to man; (n.) m. gender, word. Hence masculineness, masculinity, nn. [French]