The reason, Foster argues, is that impotence implies a lack of virility, a lack of manliness.
It is the cornea—the last redoubt of virility and independence.
Predictably then, if oddly too, this man's very existence had become a test of Indian virility.
None of this feared Republican virility is any more real than the charge that the GOP manufactured the Turfers.
He was "a man without vices, even in his youth, but full even in ripe age of the sap of virility."
That all this virility and nubility and glamor is pure coincidence?
The essence of stoneware is strength and virility, just as that of porcelain is lightness and grace.
And on his own merits the virility and good looks of him drew her admiration.
If yours lacks the qualities of virility, change your habit of walking.
The standard of virility is unquestionably an individual problem.
virility vi·ril·i·ty (və-rĭl'ĭ-tē)
The quality or state of being virile.
Masculine vigor; potency.