Synonyms of 'machismo'
masculinityDictionary, toughness, virilityHe had to prove his machismo by going on the scariest rides.
The tragedy of machismo is that a man is never quite man enough – The Madwoman's Underclothes: My Mailer Problem]
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Thesaurus for machismo from the Collins English Thesaurus
You use machismo to refer to men's behaviour or attitudes when they are very conscious and proud of their masculinity.