A meeting of like minded male friends, commonly in private, to speak of one of the friends problems or tribulations. The purpose of the manference is to provide sound advice to a friend in need. Derived from the two words 'man' and 'conference', with conference truncated and man added to the beginning. Originates from Bangor, Maine. Also known as a sidebar.
Man 2: "Sure man, let's go have a manference."
Man 3: "sweet dude, manference time."