man enough to

man enough to do something

someone with a strong enough character to do something I appreciate you being man enough to tell me what happened.
Usage notes: usually said about doing something difficult or unpleasant
See also: enough, man
References in classic literature ?
Grant, O all-seeing Jove, that victory may go with him; put your courage into his heart that Hector may learn whether my squire is man enough to fight alone, or whether his might is only then so indomitable when I myself enter the turmoil of war.
He might be showing off some great ball control on ITV's Play To The Whistle, left, but Niall Horan is man enough to admit it was a different story when he caddied for golfer Rory McIlroy at the Masters last month.
From: Will Mylet To: Stephen McGee; Andy Doig Subject: RE: Motions for Full Council There were issues during the campaign that should be discussed including mistakes I made and I am man enough to take on board any short comings in the campaign I led in Paisley.
All Cardiff fans should now salute Vincent Tan as a man of honour, saving the club when in financial meltdown and now also confirming he is man enough to accept the changes implemented were misguided.
All Cardiff fans should now salute Mr Tan as a man of honour, saving the club when in financial meltdown and now also confirming he is man enough to accept the changes implemented were misguided.
James may be short of stature but he was man enough to see the funny side of it.
If he is man enough to support this cause, he is man enough to live with the consequences.
I think every man needs a face wash and a moisturizer and I'm man enough to admit that I do use one.
01 per cent who would be " man enough to own up" to the Goa hotel incident.
It's no burger, it's a beast,' the invite proclaimed along with the tagline, 'Are you man enough to tame the flame?
00pm Boss Co has a brand new service ready to roll just in time for Valentine's Day - they will break up with a girlfriend on a guy's behalf if he isn't man enough to do it himself.
But the fact Stuart instantly regretted the comment he made and was man enough to make an apology to Incey makes me want to give him the benefit of the doubt.
So, Jonjo are you man enough to take the chance if it happens?
I applaud the BHA for bringing in the rule but my criticism is that it introduced a very good rule clumsily and in my view the BHA is simply not man enough to enforce its own rule.
Di Resta feels Heidfeld should be man enough to say sorry to him after the veteran crashed into the back of the Scot's Force India on the opening lap of Sunday's German Grand Prix.