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Sense 1 (noun)
Usage examples for virility:
- Their faces seem to have been chopped with a hatchet into masks of sombre virility; a hard life amid burning limestone deserts is reflected in their countenances. - "Old Calabria", Norman Douglas.
- Julien raised his eyes toward the speaker, coloring with embarrassment to hear himself lectured by this young peasant girl, whose ideas, however, had much more virility than his own. - "A Woodland Queen, Complete", Andre Theuriet Last Updated: March 3, 2009.
- The town of William the Conqueror seems always to have been imbued by the spirit which gave him his name, and the triumphs of the Normans in England, and later in Italy, are but natural expressions of that virility of race which endures to the present day. - "Stained Glass Tours in France", Charles Hitchcock Sherrill.