men's

Definitions

  • An ass in a lion's skin watches as animals and men stampede away from him
    An ass in a lion's skin watches as animals and men stampede away from him
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n men's a public toilet for men
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At a meeting of a gentlemen's club, men excitedly discuss a public figure that the media has recently exposed At a meeting of a gentlemen's club, men excitedly discuss a public figure that the media has recently exposed

Quotations

  • Petron
    Petron
    “All men practice the actor's art.”
  • Jean De La Bruyere
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    “It's motive alone which gives character to the actions of men.”
  • Katherine Anne Porter
    Katherine Anne Porter
    “It is a man's world, and you men can have it.”
  • John Russell
    John Russell
    “A proverb is one man's wit and all men's wisdom.”
  • Spanish Proverb
    Spanish Proverb
    “A secret between two is God's secret, between three is all mens.”
  • Seneca
    Seneca
    “Other men's sins are before our eyes; our own are behind our backs.”

Idioms

Dead men's shoes - If promotion or success requires replacing somebody, then it can only be reached by dead men's shoes' by getting rid of them.
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Usage

In literature:

There was no more sympathy in the two men's appearance than there was in their condition of mind.
"The Heart of Unaga" by Ridgwell Cullum
Old men's eyes are like old men's memories; they are strongest for things a long way off.
"Romola" by George Eliot
Then men's voices rose above the tumult.
"The Northern Iron" by George A. Birmingham
It not only trammels up evil possibilities, and prevents them from falling upon men's heads, but it introduces all good.
"Expositions of Holy Scripture" by Alexander Maclaren
He would not have missed it for a score of other men's lives.
"Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1909 to 1922" by Lucy Maud Montgomery
In place of sympathising he was ever striving to concentrate men's regards on himself.
"Sir Walter Ralegh" by William Stebbing
But he had the chivalry to take them out of harm's way when the governor's men made a sortie on his camp.
"Historical Tales, Vol. 2 (of 15)" by Charles Morris
All of Ato's men and at least fifty of Grim Hagen's were there.
"Hunters Out of Space" by Joseph Everidge Kelleam
She saw Bradford's look of pleased surprise at her men's gloves, and his slow smile of approval.
"The Alembic Plot" by Ann Wilson
They could bar the men's passage somewhere along this rocky trail, and with stones drive them back.
"The Fire People" by Ray Cummings
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In poetry:

He told a story to her,
A story young yet old--
And was it of the mystic things
Men's eyes shall ne'er behold?
"Under The Rose" by Madison Julius Cawein
I do not care for singing psalms;
I tire of good men's talk;
To me there is no joy in palms,
Or white-robed, solemn walk.
"The Disciple" by George MacDonald
"Ay, the men 'll aye be speirin!
Troth, it's naething new!
There's yersel wi' queston, queston—
And there's mair like you!"
"Ower The Hedge" by George MacDonald
"Sing one of those," a rough voice said,
"There's none but true men here;
To ev'ry mother's son of us
A mother's song is dear."
"Mother's Songs" by Frank Barbour Coffin
Thunder-browed and shaggy-throated
All the men were there,
And the women with the hair
That is the raven's and the rook's despair.
"The Rising of Glyndwr" by R S Thomas
Quenched is thy flame on Horeb's side;
The robber roams o'er Sinai now;
And those old men, thy seers, abide
No more on Zion's mournful brow.
"Hymns and Odes V" by John Pierpont

In news:

Britain's Andy Murray celebrates after defeating Serbia's Novak Djokovic in the men's singles final match at the US Open tennis tournament in New York, September 10.
Argentina's Del Potro hits a return to Serbia's Djokovic during their men's singles semifinal tennis match at the ATP World Tour Finals at the O2 Arena in London.
Switzerland's Federer returns a shot during his men's singles tennis match against Spain's Ferrer at the World Tour Finals in London.
That's how I described my mood after having my picture taken with University of Kentucky men's basketball player Ramon Harris at Friday's DARE graduation.
Last year's national championship isn't the only reason for Kentucky's men's basketball team's opponents to be jealous.
The men's room of the New York Hilton was thick with cheap men's cologne.
MA & PA'S PITCHER Chris Bugach winds up to throw a strike to the plate in Wednesday night's Monticello Men's Softball League game versus Giant Mobile.
Writer and musician Brad Posey says women will always be a mystery to men, despite men's best efforts to figure them out.
The UW-Superior men's and women's hockey teams are each ranked in the top 15 of this week's US College Hockey Online (USCHO) poll, which was released on Monday afternoon.
Today on the Gaucho Sports Spot: An Interview With Two Members of UCSB's Men's and Women's Swim Teams: Senior Co-Captains Chris Wiggin and Anne Marie May.
It's better to be lucky than good sometimes, and the Indiana University men's soccer team found that out firsthand in the 2012 NCAA men's College Cup final against Georgetown on Sunday.
Johnny Manziel's uncle, Harley Hooper has been in the men's clothing business for over 40 years and runs a successful chain of men's clothing stores in College Station and Tyler.
Brothers Bar and Grill will air St Cloud State's men's basketball and men's hockey games today.
Creighton's Timo Pitter (18) fights for the ball with Indiana's Jacob Bushue (17) in the first half of a NCAA College Cup men's championship semifinal soccer match at Regions Park, Friday, Dec 7, 2012, in Hoover, Ala .
Friday's local college basketball roundup: Apprentice nearly stuns last year's NCAA men's runner-up, falls in OT.
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In science:

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For a given subset S ⊆ M ∪ W and a matching µ, we call µ(S ) ⊆ M ∪ W the subset of men and women matched in µ to a men or women in S (i.e. x ∈ µ(S ) if and only if µ(x) ∈ S and x 6= µ(x)).
Social Networks and Stable Matchings in the Job Market
Venkateshan, S. P., Kothari, N. S., Ap prox i mate So lu tion of One-Di men sional Heat Dif fu sion Prob lems Via Hy brid Pro files, Int. J.
Research Note on a Parabolic Heat-Balance Integral Method with Unspecified Exponent: An Entropy Generation Approach in Optimal Profile Determination
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