noun, often capitalized
am·​a·​zon·​ism | \ ˈaməˌzäˌnizəm, -zəˌ-\
plural -s

Definition of amazonism

: the assumption by women of habits and occupations usually regarded as masculine

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First Known Use of amazonism

1829, in the meaning defined above

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to move or obtain by small maneuvers

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