virile

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From Middle French viril, from Latin virilis.

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virile ‎(comparative more virile, superlative most virile)

  1. Being manly; having characteristics associated with being male, such as strength; exhibiting masculine traits to an exaggerated degree such as strength, forcefulness or vigor.
  2. (physiology, of a male) Possessing high sexual drive and capacity for sexual intercourse.
  3. (grammar) Pertaining to a grammatical gender used in plurals of some Slavic languages, corresponding to the personal masculine animate nouns.

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DanishEdit

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virile

  1. definite of viril
  2. plural of viril

FrenchEdit

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virile

  1. feminine singular of viril

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin virilis

AdjectiveEdit

virile m, f ‎(masculine and feminine plural virili)

  1. virile

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virilef pl, n pl

  1. feminine plural nominative form of viril
  2. feminine plural accusative form of viril
  3. neuter plural nominative form of viril
  4. neuter plural accusative form of viril
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