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Definition of the noun Alpha Male

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  1. The dominant male in a group of animals.


"Alpha Male" is a 2006 drama film directed by Dan Wilde.


  1. Alpha Male is a fictional film character.
  2. Alpha Male is a fictional character from the 2009 film The Lost Tribe.


"Alpha Male" is a musical album of Void.

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Google previewA Straightforward Guide to Writing Romantic Fiction (2011)

by Kate Walker

The Alpha Male is a challenge to the heroine.

Google previewPhraseology (2008)

Thousands of Bizarre Origins, Unexpected Connections, and Fascinating Facts about English's Best Expressions by Barbara Ann Kipfer

mentally uneasy all's right with the world comes from a Robert Browning poem alpha male is a domineering man; the dominant member in a group of males, especially animals alpha taxonomy is the science of finding, describing, classifying, ...

Google previewLeaving Neverland (2010)

Why Little Boys Shouldn't Run Big Corporations by Daniel Prokop

In 21st Century speak, an Alpha male is an aggressive male that fights all the other males into a subservient position and assumes the position of leader of the ...

Google previewThe Secret to Understanding Men: The Secrets Men Won’t Tell You and the Hidden Truth on How You Can Capture and Keep Your Alpha Male (2013)

by Thomas DiPaolo

Plainly put an Alpha Male is a man that knows what to do, and has the ability and confidence to do it in any situation. This confidence is typically derived from life experience and thus the Alpha Male is typically a curious and somewhat fearless ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Dictionary of Allusions (1999)

by Elizabeth Webber, Mike Feinsilber

alpha male a word that avoids the embarrassment of forthright political argument; a word with which to send the troops to Saudi Arabia, postpone decisions on the budget, diffuse the blame for the savings and loan swindle. And by ...

Google previewA Student's Dictionary of Psychology (2013)

by Nicky Hayes, Peter Stratton

alpha male A term used in ethology to describe a top-ranking or dominant male in a social ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Psychology (2009)

by Andrew M. Colman

alpha male n. The highest-ranked male member of a 'dominance hierarchy, ...

Google previewDictionary of Zoo Biology and Animal Management (2013)

by Paul A. Rees

DIVERSITY alpha male See ALPHA STATUS alpha predator See APEX PREDATOR alpha status The status afforded.

Google previewThe Nightmare Encyclopedia (2005)

Your Darkest Dreams Interpreted by Jeff Belanger, Kirsten Dalley

alpha male” at the lead. To dream of being attacked by a pack of dogs can be especially horrific, especially if the dreamer has already experienced a dog bite or attack in waking life. Examine your own life for an alpha personality (probably ...

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

alpha male Behavior, the dominant or highest- ranking male in a social group of animals, alphameric [al fs mer'ik] see alphanumeric. alphanumeric [al'fs noo mer'ik] Computer Programming. 1. a character that is ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Ecology (2014)

Check whether both an alpha male and an alpha ...

Google previewComprehensive Dictionary of Education (2008)

by Maqbool Ahmad

Alpha male. Male members of a baboon troop who appear 'dominant' and have higher social status than other males. Alpha waves. The brain waves characteristic of relaxed wakefulness. • The rapid and low-amplitude brain waves that have ...



alpha male [Idiom] A strong and successful or the most powerful male in a ...

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I never expected I would be connected to the Alpha male as some kind of ancillary object, and to this day it mystifies me. (Courtney Love)
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