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man is man to manThe human is a human for itself
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give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetimeIt is more worthwhile to teach someone to do something, than to do something for them.
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give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetimeIt is more worthwhile to teach someone to do something than to do it for them.
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man is a wolf to manHumans prey upon one another.
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one man's meat is another man's poisonPeople have differing tastes; what pleases one person may displease another.
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it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of godThe rich can afford more immoral behavior than the poor.
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Man On The Roof!Depression Daze "Warning" in a Social Gathering or 'Knot of Male Conversationalists' of proximity of A Lady Within Earshot, So "Watch Your Filthy Language!"
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a good man is hard to findMen who make good husbands or workers are rare.
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early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wiseplatitude from Benjamin Franklin under the pseudonym Poor Richard.
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a man is known by the company he keepsPeople are similar in character to their friends.
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a man's home is his castle(US) a proverbial expression of personal privacy and security
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a man/woman after your own hearta man or woman who likes the same things or has the same opinions as you
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barrow manA man under sentence of transportation; alluding to the convicts at Woolwich, who are principally employed in wheeling barrows full of brick or dirt.
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be a manTo put up with something or take responsibility for it; to deal with something, such as pain or misfortune, without complaining.
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black manUsed other than as an idiom: see black, man.
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black manA (male) member of an ethnic group having dark pigmentation of the skin, typically of sub-Saharan African descent.
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black manBlack people collectively; black culture.
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black manAn evil spirit, a demon.
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boldly go where no man has gone beforeTo break new ground.
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clothes don't make the manAn aphorism meaning that you cannot judge a person solely by his appearance. Usually pertains to men.
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company manA male employee who has a great-and often, in the view of others, an excessive-commitment to serving the interests of the organization which employs him.
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company manA spy or other operative of an intelligence service, especially the U. S. Central Intelligence Agency.
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company manA male homosexual.
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con manswindler
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dimber damber upright manThe chief of a gang of thieves or gypsies.
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dirty old manAn adult male - usually middle-aged or elderly - who acts in a lecherous or lewd manner.
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every man has a priceEveryone can be bribed or corrupted for a certain price.
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every man jackAll the members of a group with no exceptions.
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give a man a fishShortened form of give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime
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God's gift to manSomeone irresistible to men, someone whom all men find attractive.
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hatchet manA professional killer.
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hatchet manSomeone who carries out brutal and unpleasant duties on behalf of another, such as firing dead wood employees.
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he-manA strong, virile or sexually active man.
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hit manhired killer
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hit manhired assassin
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I see, said the blind manSaid to express confusion. Also used to express understanding after an initial period of confusion, i.e., "I see, said the blind man."
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in the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is kingAmong others with a disadvantage or disability, the one with the mildest disadvantage or disability is regarded as the greatest.Even someone without much talent or ability is considered special by those with no talent or ability at all.
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ladies manAlternative spelling of lady's man.
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ladies' manAlternative spelling of lady's man.
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lady's manA man who attracts women and enjoys their company.
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lady's manA womanizer.
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leading manprinciple male actor
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leg manAlternative spelling of legman.
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leg manUsed other than as an idiom: see leg, man.
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like a manbravely, decisively and without complaining
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main manOne's closest male friend.
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man among menA man who is accepted on the same terms, and as having the same worth, as other men in society.
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man among menA superior or remarkable man who stands out from other men; a leader or exemplar for other men.
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man and boyDuring one's manhood and during one's boyhood
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man and wifeA newly married couple
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