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Meaning of MEN

Pronunciation:  men

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the force of workers available
 

MEN is a 3 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: hands, manpower, work force, workforce
 
 See Also: complement, crew, force, full complement, gang, personnel, shift, work party

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Men\, n.,
    pl. of {Man}.
    
    
  2. \Men\, pron. [OE. me, men. ``Not the plural of man, but a
    weakened form of the word man itself.'' Skeat.]
    A man; one; -- used with a verb in the singular, and
    corresponding to the present indefinite one or they. [Obs.]
    --Piers Plowman.
    
          Men moot give silver to the poure triars. --Chaucer.
    
          A privy thief, men clepeth death.        --Chaucer.
    
    
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: body politic, citizenry, common man, commonwealth, community, community at large, crew, employees, estate, everybody, Everyman, everyone, everywoman, fighting force, firepower, folk, folks, force, forces, gang, general public, gentry, hands, help, hired help, John Doe, male sex, man, manhood, mankind, menfolk, menfolks, nation, nationality, people, people in general, personnel, persons, polity, populace, population, Public, retinue, servantry, society, staff, state, sword side, the big battalions, the help, troops, units, work force, world, you and me
 

 

 

 

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