Synonyms of 'machismo'
masculinityDictionary, toughness, virility
Masculinity means the qualities, especially sexual qualities, which are considered to be typical of men.
He 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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He has no doubts about his manliness.
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.