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Italian translation of 'male'

male

(meɪl)

adjective

    1. (gen, sex) maschile
    2. (animal, child) maschio inv
    most football players are male quasi tutti i giocatori di calcio sono maschi
    sex: Male sesso: Maschile
    male and female students studenti e studentesse

noun

  1. (biology, electricity and electronics) maschio

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Example Sentences Including 'male'

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Doctors have found a match but are still looking for a younger male.
The Sun (2015)
He has had girlfriends and he's certainly a red-blooded male.
The Sun (2009)
Here he directed a small but skilful male choir whose resources he came to use with much imagination and skill.
Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Particularly and precisely imagined are a diverse range of choral works, none finer than his extensive output for male voice choirs.
Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The injured males have now been nursed back to full health.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He has become England's alpha male.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He suddenly has this glamorous alpha male guy who wants to be his friend.
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
This is despite the fact they perform better in these subjects than their male counterparts.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Ninety per cent of young male offenders have been excluded from school.
Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Not so long ago it was fashionable for extravagant whiskers to adorn all red-blooded males.
The Sun (2013)
Now he is a trim, fit male model after shedding six stone.
The Sun (2007)
Now the average male wears a size 10 shoe and the average woman a size six.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
One sniff a day arouses the libido of the average male.
The Sun (2006)
The team also found male dogs looked to owners for information less than female dogs.
The Sun (2016)
There is no doubt that our male counterparts also suffer.
The Sun (2017)
These include male couples and female couples with their arms linked to form a heart.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
They also show though that we are considerably fatter: the average male is almost a stone heavier.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
They just will give respect to their opponents when due whether they are male or female.
Times, Sunday Times (2006)
What was the typical ratio of male to female captives?
Smithsonian Mag (2017)
Women on boards are just like their male counterparts.
Times, Sunday Times (2013)
You lose your legs and you lose part of your identity, especially being a fit young male in a military environment.
The Sun (2016)
Most males now have a white neck ring, which shows that they come from introduced Chinese pheasant stock.
Times, Sunday Times (2017)
Yet female politicians are routinely assessed in terms of their appearance in a manner that their male counterparts are not.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)

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'male' in Other Languages

British English: male /meɪl/ ADJECTIVE
Someone who is male is a man or a boy.
...her male colleagues.
  • American English: male
  • Arabic: ذِكْرِيّ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: macho
  • Chinese: 男的
  • Croatian: muški
  • Czech: mužský
  • Danish: mandlig
  • Dutch: mannelijk
  • European Spanish: macho
  • Finnish: miespuolinen
  • French: masculin
  • German: männlich
  • Greek: αρσενικός
  • Italian: maschio
  • Japanese: 男性の
  • Korean: 남자
  • Norwegian: mannlig
  • Polish: męski
  • European Portuguese: macho
  • Romanian: masculin
  • Russian: мужской
  • Spanish: macho
  • Swedish: manlig
  • Thai: เป็นผู้ชาย
  • Turkish: erkek
  • Ukrainian: чоловічої статі
  • Vietnamese: thuộc phái nam
British English: male /meɪl/ NOUN
Men and boys are sometimes referred to as males when they are being considered as a type.
Two 25-year-old males were arrested.
  • American English: male
  • Arabic: ذَكَر
  • Brazilian Portuguese: homem
  • Chinese: 男性
  • Croatian: muško
  • Czech: muž
  • Danish: mand / dreng
  • Dutch: mannelijk persoon
  • European Spanish: varón
  • Finnish: uros
  • French: homme
  • German: Mann
  • Greek: άνδρας
  • Italian: uomo
  • Japanese: 男性
  • Korean: 남성
  • Norwegian: mann
  • Polish: mężczyzna
  • European Portuguese: macho
  • Romanian: bărbați
  • Russian: лицо мужского пола
  • Spanish: varón
  • Swedish: man
  • Thai: ผู้ชาย
  • Turkish: erkek
  • Ukrainian: чоловік
  • Vietnamese: đàn ông/con trai

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Translation of male from the Collins English to Italian
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