a malaise that allegedly affects men in middle age and is said to be responsible for periods of emotional upset and uncharacteristic behavior.
a period in a man’s later middle age in which he may experience an identity crisis as he feels age overtake his sexual powers
a stage of a middle-aged male’s life that supposedly corresponds to female menopause, with decreased sexual potency or interest and a personality crisis or depression; climacteric in the male
[mal-uh-myoot] /ˈmæl əˌmyut/ noun, (sometimes initial capital letter) 1. . [mal-uh-myoot] /ˈmæl əˌmyut/ noun, (sometimes initial capital letter) 1. . /ˈmæləˌmuːt/ noun 1. a variant spelling of malamute /ˈmæləˌmuːt/ noun 1. an Alaskan sled dog of the spitz type, having a dense usually greyish coat n. also malemute, Eskimo dog, 1874, from name of Alaska […]
[meyl] /meɪl/ noun 1. a person bearing an X and Y chromosome pair in the cell nuclei and normally having a penis, scrotum, and testicles, and developing hair on the face at adolescence; a boy or man. 2. an organism of the sex or sexual phase that normally produces a sperm cell or male gamete. […]
[mah-luh n-kawf, -kof; Russian muh-lyin-kawf] /ˈmɑ lənˌkɔf, -ˌkɒf; Russian mə lyɪnˈkɔf/ noun 1. Georgi Maximilianovich [gyi-awr-gyee muh-ksyi-myi-lyah-nuh-vyich] /gyɪˈɔr gyi mə ksyɪ myɪˈlyɑ nə vyɪtʃ/ (Show IPA), 1902–88, Russian political leader: premier of the Soviet Union 1953–55. /Russian məlɪnˈkɔf/ noun 1. Georgi Maksimilianovich (ɡɪˈɔrɡij ˌməksjimɪlˈjɑnəvjɪtʃ). 1902–88, Soviet politician; prime minister (1953–55). He was removed from the […]
[mal-ahn-tahn-dy] /mal ɑ̃ tɑ̃ˈdü/ French. adjective 1. misunderstood; misapprehended. noun, plural malentendus [mal-ahn-tahn-dy] /mal ɑ̃ tɑ̃ˈdü/ (Show IPA) 2. a misunderstanding; mistake.