This man might be macho.
Walking around flexing your big muscles all the time and talking about what a big strong man you are is an example of macho behavior.
- an overly assertive, virile, and domineering man
Origin of machoSpanish from Port, ultimately from Classical Latin masculus, masculine
- A person characterized by or exhibiting machismo.
Origin of machoSpanish male from Latin masculus ; see masculine .
Origin of MACHOm(assive) a(strophysical) c(ompact) h(alo) o(bject)
(comparative more macho, superlative most macho)
From Spanish macho (“male"), from Latin masculus