The quality or state of being virile; manly character.(noun)
Masculine vigor; potency.(noun)
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Use "virility" in a sentence
"Though none of these experts agreed openly with Horkheimer's assertion that Monty's excessive masculinity indicated repressed homosexuality, their obsession with "virility" is very suggestive."
"I think virility is the last thing this guy needs .."
"Guns are to some people an expression of virility ..."