Definitions For Man


  • Any living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage
  • All of the living human inhabitants of the earth
  • Game equipment consisting of an object used in playing certain board games
  • One of the British Isles in the Irish Sea
  • An adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman)
  • A male person who plays a significant role (husband or lover or boyfriend) in the life of a particular woman
  • An adult male person who has a manly character (virile and courageous competent)
  • The generic use of the word to refer to any human being
  • A male subordinate
  • Someone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force
  • A manservant who acts as a personal attendant to his employer
  • An adult male human being
  • A man or boy who shows the qualities (such as strength and courage) that men are traditionally supposed to have
  • A woman's husband or boyfriend


  • Provide with workers
  • Take charge of a certain job; occupy a certain work place
  • To be the person who controls or is in charge of (something)
  • To place people at or on (something) to do work

Is Man a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Man is worth 5 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Man in a Sentence

  • He was a shy boy, but he grew to be a strong and confident man.
  • He's a grown man now.
  • The movie is popular with men and women.
  • He stocked shelves while I manned the cash register.
  • We'll need someone to man the phones this evening.
  • No one was manning the front desk.

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