reach manhood
index develop

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

Look at other dictionaries:

  • manhood — n. to grow to, reach manhood * * * [ mænhʊd] reach manhood to grow to …   Combinatory dictionary

  • manhood — man|hood [ˈmænhud] n 1.) [U] qualities such as strength, courage, and sexual power, that people think a man should have ▪ Why did he feel he had to prove his manhood in the company of women? 2.) [U] the state of being a man and no longer a boy… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • bloom — Synonyms and related words: Hygeia, advance, anthesis, attain majority, attractiveness, bake, batten, be in bloom, be in flower, be in heat, beam, bear fruit, beauteousness, beautifulness, beauty, beauty unadorned, beggar description, black spot …   Moby Thesaurus

  • grow up — Synonyms and related words: age, arise, ascend, attain majority, bear fruit, bloom, blossom, blow, brew, bring to maturity, burgeon, come of age, come to fruition, come to maturity, come up, curl upwards, develop, fledge, flourish, flower, gather …   Moby Thesaurus

  • mature — Synonyms and related words: accomplish, accrue, adult, advance, age, aged, all ready, all set, archetypical, armed, armed and ready, assemble, attain majority, back, bear fruit, beautify, beget, big, blase, bloom, blooming, blossom, blossoming,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • mellow — Synonyms and related words: achingly sweet, addled, advance, affable, age, aged, agreeable, agreeable sounding, amiable, amicable, appealing, ariose, arioso, attain majority, bear fruit, beery, bemused, besotted, blind drunk, blissful, bloom,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • ripen — Synonyms and related words: advance, age, alter into, attain majority, be converted into, bear fruit, beautify, become, better, bloom, blossom, blow, bring to maturity, change into, come of age, come round to, come to fruition, come to maturity,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • develop — Synonyms and related words: accrue, accumulate, achieve, acquire, actualize, add to, advance, affect, age, aggrandize, ameliorate, amend, amplify, appear, appreciate, apprentice, arise, attain, attain majority, attend, augment, balloon, bare,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • come of age — Synonyms and related words: attain majority, bloom, come to maturity, develop, fledge, flower, grow, grow up, leave the nest, mature, mellow, reach manhood, reach twenty one, reach voting age, ripen, season, settle down, temper, toga virilis …   Moby Thesaurus

  • fledge — Synonyms and related words: attain majority, bloom, come of age, come to maturity, develop, feather, flower, grow, grow up, leave the nest, mature, mellow, reach manhood, reach twenty one, reach voting age, ripen, season, settle down, temper,… …   Moby Thesaurus

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”