vir·ile /ˈvɪrəl, ˈvɪrˌaɪl, ||ˈvaɪrˌaɪl/
vir·ile /ˈvɪrəl, ˈvɪ(ə)rˌaɪl, , ˈvaɪ(ə)rˌaɪl/ 形容詞
Vi·rile a. Having the nature, properties, or qualities, of an adult man; characteristic of developed manhood; hence, masterful; forceful; specifically, capable of begetting; -- opposed to womanly, feminine, and puerile; as, virile age, virile power, virile organs.
adj 1: characterized by energy and vigor; "a virile and ever
stronger free society"; "a new and virile leadership"
2: characteristic of a man; "a deep male voice"; "manly sports"
[syn: male, manful, manlike, manly]
3: (of a male) able to copulate [syn: potent] [ant: impotent]