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Definition of "mane" []

  • The long hair along the top and sides of the neck of certain mammals, such as the horse and the male lion. (noun)
  • A long thick growth of hair on a person's head. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "mane" in a sentence
  • "Realizing that every mane is unique, the byu-ti girls opened their very own in-house Byu-ti bar in February offering a myriad of customized diagnostic hair treatments to cater to every hair type."
  • "His waist-long, untamed mane is replaced by short, gray hair."
  • "His mane is geometricized into a flame-like halo, and the whole composition is surrounded by an Arabic inscription set on a vegetal ground."