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manscaping

Line breaks: man|scap¦ing
Pronunciation: /ˈmanskeɪpɪŋ
 
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Definition of manscaping in English:

noun

[mass noun] informal , humorous
The removal or trimming of hair on a man’s body for cosmetic purposes: say what you will about manscaping—the woolly mammoth died out for a reason
More example sentences
  • He performs daily "manscaping" on his chest hair.
  • If you can wrap your fuzzy patch at least halfway around your little phalange, then you've tested positive for the Twirly Test, and you need to do some manscaping.

Origin

early 21st century: blend of man and landscaping.

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