man enough to (do something)

man enough to (do something)

Having enough courage or strength of character to do something, especially that which is difficult or unpleasant. Who here is man enough to try the spiciest sandwich on our menu? I was mostly raised by my father because he was man enough to stay home with the kids so that my mother could advance her career.
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