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How to sign: an adult male person (as opposed to a woman)
"there were two women and six men on the bus";
Similiar / Same: adult male
Within this category: Adam, Cain, Abel, Seth, Black man, white man, yellow man, babu, bachelor, bey, boy, boyfriend, exboyfriend, bull, dandy, Don, ejaculator, Esquire, eunuch, father figure, father-figure, fellow, galoot, geezer, gentleman, grass widower, guy, Ham, Herr, Hooray Henry, housefather, hunk, ex-husband, inamorato, iron man, ironside, Japheth, junior, adonis, middle-aged man, mister, Monsieur, old boy, old man, patriarch, Peter Pan, posseman, Senhor, Senor, shaver, Shem, signor, signore, sir, stiff, stud, Tarzan, widower, womanizer, wonder boy
How to sign: all of the inhabitants of the earth
"all the world loves a lover"; "she always used `humankind' because `mankind' seemed to slight the women";