manhood (n.)
manliness, courage, valour
TNK I.i.72[First Queen to Thesus] I hope ... / Some god hath put his mercy in your manhood
TNK III.i.64[Palamon to Arcite] [it] well / Might justify your manhood
TNK III.v.36[Schoolmaster to the man dressed as a baboon] be sure / You tumble with audacity and manhood
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