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  • A hard man is good to find ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • A man after my own heart ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • A man among men
  • A man who is his own lawyer has a fool for a client ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • A man who is tired of London is tired of life
  • A man's got to do what a man's got to do
  • A man's man
  • A narrow fellow in the grass ( from a poem by Emily Dickinson )
  • A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Action Man ( Nickname of Prince Charles ) ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Action Man ( children's male doll ) ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy
  • Anchor man
  • Angry white male
  • Angry young man ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Are you a man or a mouse?
  • Arms and the Man
  • As happy as a sandboy ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Ask the Man who Owns One ( Packard advertising slogan )
  • Atta boy
  • Baby You're A Rich Man ( The Beatles song )
  • Back door man
  • Back room boy ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Ballad Of A Thin Man ( Bob Dylan song )
  • Barbara Ann ( Beach Boys song )
  • Be your own man
  • Beautiful Boy ( John Lennon song )
  • Behind every great man there's a great woman ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Bhatti boy ( slang term for a homosexual )
  • Big man on campus
  • Billion Dollar Man ( Nickname of American politician Henry Nowak )
  • Bird Man ( Nickname of basketball player Chris Andersen )
  • Blossoming youth
  • Blue-eyed boy
  • Boy made good
  • Boy meets girl
  • Boy next door
  • Boy, is my face red ( A catchphrase from David Letterman )
  • Boys and their toys
  • Boys in blue
  • Boys will be boys
  • Boys' toys
  • Broken man
  • Broth of a boy
  • Brown Eyes Handsome Man ( Jerry Lee Lewis song )
  • Brum brum ( child's play idiom expressing the sound of a vehicle )
  • Buck House ( Nickname of Buckingham Palace )
  • Buck naked
  • Buck the system
  • Buck up
  • Buck up your ideas
  • Buck's fizz
  • Butter and egg man
  • California Girls ( Beach Boys song )
  • Can I do you now, sir? ( A catchphrase from It's That Man Again ( ITMA ) )
  • Changed man
  • Chasing tail ( of a man pursuing the female sex )
  • Chicken Man ( Nickname of baseball player Wade Boggs )
  • Child of God
  • Child's play
  • Cinderella Man ( Nickname of boxer James W.Braddock )
  • Clean cut boy
  • Click go the shears boys
  • Clothes maketh the man
  • Come on women, man the factories ( WWII slogan )
  • Cometh the hour, cometh the man
  • Company man ( a worker especially loyal to the employer he works for )
  • Corn and cluck for a buck ( Kentucky Fried Chicken advertising slogan )
  • Crank That ( Soulja Boy ) ( Soulja Boy Tell 'Em song )
  • Dead Man Walking ( Helen Prejean book )
  • Dead man walking
  • Dead white European male ( derogatory reference to someone who has an unjustified reputation )
  • Dead white male
  • Deadlier than the male
  • Dirty old man
  • Do It Again ( Beach Boys song )
  • Do Right Woman Do Right Man ( Aretha Franklin song )
  • Dog bites man
  • Don't Worry Baby ( Beach Boys song )
  • Don't have a cow, man ( A catchphrase from The Simpsons )
  • Don't kick a man when he's down
  • Down boy
  • Dude up
  • Dude, you're gettin' a Dell! ( Dell Computer advertising slogan )
  • Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy wealthy and wise
  • Every man Jack
  • Every man for himself and the devil take the hindmost
  • Every man has his price
  • Every mother's son
  • Every schoolboy knows
  • Fall guy
  • Family man
  • Fast buck
  • Fellow traveller
  • Fie, foh, and fum, I smell the blood of a British man
  • Fifteen men on a dead man's chest
  • Fifty-quid man
  • Fight For The Right To Party ( Beastie Boys song )
  • Fight like a man
  • Fine figure of a man
  • For he's a jolly good fellow
  • For want of a nail the shoe was lost; for want of a shoe the horse was lost; and for want of a horse the man was lost
  • Four for a boy ( Magpie nursery rhyme )
  • Fun Fun Fun ( The Beach Boys song )
  • Garbage Man ( Nickname of American football player Michael Bradley )
  • Gentlemen we can rebuild him. We have the technology. ( A catchphrase from Six Million Dollar Man )
  • Gimme, gimme, gimme a man after midnight ( ABBA lyric )
  • Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime
  • Give a man enough rope and he will hang himself
  • Go West young man
  • Go on my son
  • Go to see a man about a dog
  • Go with child
  • God Only Knows ( Beach Boys song )
  • Golden boy
  • Good Vibrations ( Beach Boys song )
  • Good old boys
  • Goodnight John Boy ( A catchphrase from The Waltons )
  • Grand old man
  • Guitar Man ( Elvis Presley song )
  • Guy The Gorilla ( Nickname of cricketer Ian Botham )
  • Guys And Dolls ( Frank Loesser musical )
  • Hail fellow well met
  • Half Man Half Amazing ( Nickname of basketball player Vince Carter )
  • Hatchet man
  • He's a real nowhere man sitting in his nowhere land ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • He's not the Messiah, he's a very naughty boy ( line from the movie Life of Brian )
  • Heart to God, hand to man ( The Salvation Army advertising slogan )
  • Heavy with child
  • Hello big boy, would you like a nice time?
  • Hello boys ( Playtex Wonderbra advertising slogan )
  • Help Me Rhonda ( Beach Boys song )
  • Heroes And Villains ( Beach Boys song )
  • Hey dude
  • His father's son
  • His own man
  • Hit man
  • Home For The Holidays ( film starring Holly Hunter and Robert Downey Jr. )
  • Home boy
  • Hoochie Coochie Man ( Muddy Waters song )
  • How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have a thankless child?
  • I Get Around ( Beach Boys song )
  • I Wanna Be Your Man ( The Beatles' And Rolling Stones song )
  • I'm Your Man ( Wham song )
  • I'm not half the man I used to be ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • If man were meant to fly, God would have lowered the fares ( American Coach Lines advertising slogan )
  • In the kingdom of the blind the one eyed man is king
  • Iron Man ( Nickname of John Terry )
  • Is your man getting enough? ( Milk Marketing Board advertising slogan )
  • It Takes People Like You To Make People Like Me ( Buck Owens song )
  • It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife ( the opening line of Pride and Prejudice )
  • 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 God
  • It makes you feel like the man you are ( Buick advertising slogan )
  • It takes a tough man to make a tender chicken ( Perdue Farms advertising slogan )
  • It's A Man's World ( James Brown song )
  • It's frothy man ( Cresta advertising slogan )
  • It's raining, it's pouring, the old man is snoring
  • It's that man again ( A catchphrase from ITMA )
  • Jack the lad
  • Jealous Guy ( John Lennon song )
  • Jobs for the boys
  • Junior miss
  • Just a regular guy
  • Kandi Man ( Nickname of Michael Olowokandi )
  • Kick a man when he's down
  • Kiss Me Thru the Phone ( Soulja Boy Tell 'Em song )
  • Lad mag
  • Ladies' man
  • Leave no child behind ( Political slogan )
  • Leicester's Favourite Son ( Nickname of Gary Lineker )
  • Like father, like son
  • Little Boy Blue come blow your horn ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Little Deuce Coupe ( Beach Boys song )
  • Live as man and wife
  • Living as man and wife
  • Love child
  • Lover boy
  • Low man on the totem pole
  • Macho man
  • Magic Man ( Nickname of Antonio Tarver )
  • Magic Man ( Nickname of Paul Malignaggi )
  • Make a man out of you
  • Male chauvinist pig
  • Man In The Long Black Coat ( Bob Dylan song )
  • Man Of Constant Sorrow ( Bob Dylan song )
  • Man about town
  • Man and Superman ( play by George Bernard Shaw )
  • Man and boy
  • Man and wife
  • Man bites dog
  • Man date
  • Man does not live by bread alone
  • Man eater
  • Man flu
  • Man for all seasons
  • Man hater
  • Man is born free and is everywhere in chains ( philosophical comment by Rousseau )
  • Man of God
  • Man of a Thousand Faces ( Nickname of Lon Chaney )
  • Man of few words
  • Man of his word
  • Man of honour
  • Man of letters
  • Man of many parts
  • Man of straw
  • Man of the cloth
  • Man of the hour
  • Man of the moment
  • Man on a mission
  • Man on the spot
  • Man overboard
  • Man proposes, God disposes
  • Man the barricades
  • Man to man
  • Man up
  • Man with a mission
  • Man with a plan
  • Man's best friend
  • Man's inhumanity to man
  • Manners maketh man
  • Marked man
  • Memo Man ( Nickname of Ramon Sessions )
  • Middle man
  • Misery acquaints a man with strange bedfellows
  • More bang for your buck
  • Mother's boy
  • Mr. Tambourine Man ( Bob Dylan song )
  • Muscle man
  • My fellow Americans
  • My old man
  • My son the doctor
  • Nancy boy
  • Nine tailors make a man
  • No man can serve two masters
  • No man is an island
  • No man's land
  • No more mister nice guy
  • Not the ill wind which blows no man to good ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Nowhere Man ( The Beatles song )
  • Number one son
  • Odd fellow
  • Oh Boy ( Buddy Holly song )
  • Omega male
  • On me 'ead, son
  • On me head son ( Invitation to cross a football so that another player can head it )
  • One man and his dog
  • One man's meat is another man's poison
  • One man's trash is another man's treasure
  • One man: one vote
  • One of the boys
  • One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind ( Neil Armstrong quotation )
  • Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read ( Groucho Marx line )
  • Oxo gives a meal man appeal ( Oxo gravy advertising slogan )
  • Pass the Dutchie ( Musical Youth song )
  • Pass the buck
  • Pat a cake, Pat a cake, baker's man, bake me a cake as fast as you can ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Plastic Man ( Nickname of Stacey Augmon )
  • Play the white man
  • Poster boy
  • Pretty Boy ( Nickname of David Carr )
  • Pretty Boy ( Nickname of Floyd Mayweather Jr. )
  • Pretty Boy Floyd ( Nickname of Charles Floyd )
  • Problem child
  • Quick buck
  • Red-blooded male
  • Rhinestone cowboy
  • Rich man poor man beggerman thief
  • Right hand man
  • Roar, Boys, Roar, It tastes like more, What a flavor, Zippity-zow - its grand - and HOW ( Grape-Nuts Flakes Cereal advertising slogan )
  • Rocket Man ( Elton John song )
  • Rootin'est, tootin'est cowboy
  • Rough trade
  • Sadder and wiser man
  • Saturday's child works hard for a living
  • Save Your Kisses for Me ( Brotherhood of Man song )
  • Saviour sibling ( a child born in order to provide a transplant for another with a fatal disease )
  • Schoolboy crush
  • Scouting For Boys ( handbook of the scouting movement, written by Robert Baden-Powell )
  • Second storey man
  • Self-made man
  • Send a salami to your boy in the army
  • Silver fox ( a handsome grey-haired man )
  • Sloop John B ( Beach Boys song )
  • Son of Sam ( Nickname of David Berkowitz )
  • Son of a gun
  • Son of a whore ( a bastard, or a general term of abuse )
  • Song and dance man
  • Sort out men from the boys
  • Soul man
  • Spare the rod and spoil the child
  • Stan the Man ( Nickname of Stan Musial )
  • Stand By Your Man ( Tammy Wynette song )
  • Stand up guy
  • Steptoe and Son ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Stick it to the man
  • Sticks and snails and puppy dog's tails that's what little boys are made of ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Stout fellow
  • Strapping young man
  • Straw man
  • Street Fighting Man ( Rolling Stones song )
  • Sunday's child is full of grace
  • Surfin USA ( Beach Boys song )
  • Surfin' Safari ( The Beach Boys song )
  • Take it like a man
  • That's my boy
  • The Adventure of the Creeping Man ( Sherlock Holmes story )
  • The Adventure of the Crooked Man ( Sherlock Holmes story )
  • The All-American Boy ( Nickname of Dick Jones )
  • The Big Guy ( Nickname of Arthur Carlson ( Gordon Jump ) )
  • The Bionic Man ( Nickname of Gerrie Coetzee )
  • The Bird Man of Alcatraz ( Nickname of Robert Stroud )
  • The Booze Man ( Nickname of Carlos Boozer )
  • The Boston Strong Boy ( Nickname of John L. Sullivan )
  • The Boy David ( Nickname of English politician David Steel )
  • The Boy In The Bubble ( Paul Simon song )
  • The Boy Wonder ( Nickname of Robin )
  • The Boys in the Band ( play by Mart Crowley )
  • The Bully Boys ( Nickname of Dan Aykroyd, Bill Murray and John Belushi )
  • The Cheapest Man in the World ( Nickname of comedian Jack Benny )
  • The Elephant Man ( John Hurt / Anthony Hopkins / David Lynch movie )
  • The Elephant Man ( Nickname of Joseph Merrick )
  • The Fabulous Baker Boys ( Jeff Bridges / Michelle Pfeiffer movie )
  • The Ginger Man ( play by JP Donleavy )
  • The Golden Boy ( Nickname of Billy Walker )
  • The Golden Boy ( Nickname of Oscar de la Hoya )
  • The Golden Boy ( Nickname of Paul Hornung )
  • The Golden Boy ( Nickname of Tom Brady )
  • The Hit Man ( Nickname of Bob Sanders )
  • The Hit Man ( Nickname of Ricky Hatton )
  • The Hit Man ( Nickname of Thomas Hearns )
  • The Invisible Man ( HG Wells story and later a film )
  • The Iron Man ( Nickname of Cal Ripken Jr. )
  • The Little Big Man ( Nickname of Sharmba Mitchell )
  • The Little Drummer Boy ( Harry Simeone Chorale song )
  • The Man Child ( Nickname of Dwight Howard )
  • The Man Who Knew Too Much ( Peter Lorre / Alfred Hitchcock movie )
  • The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat And Other Clinical Tales ( Oliver Sacks book )
  • The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance ( James Stewart / John Wayne movie )
  • The Man Who Sold The World ( David Bowie song )
  • The Man Who Was Thursday
  • The Man With The Golden Arm ( Frank Sinatra movie )
  • The Man With The Golden Gun ( James Bond movie Roger Moore )
  • The Man With Two Brains ( Steve Martin movie )
  • The Man from Mars ( Nickname of Otis Sistrunk )
  • The Man in Black ( Nickname of singer Johnny Cash )
  • The Man in the Iron Mask
  • The Man of Many Moods ( Nickname of actor Charles Laughton )
  • The Man of a Thousand Voices ( Nickname of Mel Blanc )
  • The Man with the Child in His Eyes ( Kate Bush song )
  • The Man with the Twisted Lip ( Sherlock Holmes story )
  • The Manneken Pis ( tourist attraction in Belgium )
  • The Money Man ( Nickname of Mehmet Okur )
  • The Mountie always gets his man
  • The Old Man And The Sea ( Spencer Tracy movie )
  • The Potato Man ( Nickname of Frank William Tucker ( David Proval ) )
  • The Quare Fellow ( play by Brendan Behan )
  • The Quiet Man ( Nickname of John Ruiz )
  • The Ragamuffin Man ( Nickname of Lloyd Honeyghan )
  • The Rain Man ( Nickname of Ray Allen )
  • The Sick Man of Europe ( Nickname of Turkey )
  • The Thinking Man's Crumpet ( Nickname of Joan Bakewell )
  • The Third Man ( Orson Welles movie )
  • The West Coast Sound ( name applied to Californian pop music, especially that of The Beach Boys )
  • The Wings of Man ( Eastern Airlines advertising slogan )
  • The best a man can get ( Gillette advertising slogan )
  • The bionic man
  • The boy is father to the man
  • The boy stood on the burning deck
  • The buck stops here ( A political slogan by Harry S Truman )
  • The child is father of the man ( from a poem by Wordsworth )
  • The crumbs from a rich man's table
  • The female of the species is more deadly than the male
  • The flower of one's youth
  • The fountain of youth
  • The little boys' room
  • The man from Del Monte says yes ( Del Monte advertising slogan )
  • The man in black
  • The man in the moon
  • The man in the street
  • The man on the Clapham omnibus
  • The man who does not read has no advantage over the man who cannot read ( Mark Twain quotation )
  • The man with the foolish grin is keeping perfectly still ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • The man you love to hate
  • The man, the myth, the legend
  • The mark of a man ( Old Spice aftershave advertising slogan )
  • The proper study of mankind is man ( from a poem by Alexander Pope )
  • The right man for the job
  • The shoemaker's son always goes barefoot
  • The sick man of Europe
  • The way to a man's heart is through his stomach
  • There was a crooked man and he walked a crooked mile ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Third man ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • This Boy ( Beatles song )
  • Thursday's child has far to go
  • Time and tide wait for no man
  • Time waits for no man
  • To boldly go where no man has gone before ( A catchphrase from Start Trek )
  • Tom Tom the pipers son stole a pig and away he ran ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Toy boy
  • Toys for the boys
  • Two buck chuck
  • U.S. Male ( Elvis Presley song )
  • Van The Man ( Nickname of Ruud van Nistelrooy )
  • Voodoo Child ( Jimi Hendrix song )
  • Want him to be more of a man? Try being more of a woman! ( Coty Perfumes advertising slogan )
  • War baby ( someone born during the war - especially the illegitimate child of a soldier )
  • Wednesday's child has far to go
  • What God has joined together let no man put asunder
  • What a piece of work is man
  • What do you give to a man who has everything?
  • What the well-dressed man is wearing this year ( Jockey Shorts advertising slogan )
  • What you mean we, white man?
  • When A Man Loves A Woman ( Percy Sledge song )
  • When a man you've never met before suddenly gives you flowers ( Impulse deodorant advertising slogan )
  • Where a man belongs ( Camel Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Whipping boy
  • White man speak with forked tongue
  • White man's burden
  • White man's watch
  • White van man
  • Who are you? ( Nintendo Game Boy Advance advertising slogan )
  • Who was that masked man? ( A catchphrase from The Lone Ranger )
  • Who's a pretty boy then?
  • Who's little boy are you?
  • Wide boy
  • With child
  • Wonder Boys ( Michael Douglas movie )
  • Would you buy a used car from this man?
  • Wouldn't It Be Nice ( The Beach Boys song )
  • You can trust your car to the man who wears the star ( Texaco Fuel advertising slogan )
  • You can't cheat an honest man
  • You can't keep a good man down
  • You dirty old man ( A catchphrase from Steptoe and Son )
  • You don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows
  • You stupid boy! ( A catchphrase from Dad's Army )
  • You're a better man than I Gunga Din
  • You're the man
  • You've made an old man very happy
  • Youth is wasted on the young

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