1. the state of being a man; manly qualities

Definition categories: state, adulthood

2. the quality of being human

- he feared the speedy decline of all manhood

Similar word(s): humanity, humanness

Definition categories: attribute, quality

3. the status of being a man

Definition categories: act, berth, billet, office, place, position, post, situation, spot

Sentences with manhood as a noun:

- A strapping youth poised on the brink of manhood.

- She spied on him in the shower and glimpsed his manhood.