plural noun fem·i·nie \ˈfemənē\

Definition of feminie

  1. 1 :  the world of women :  womankind

  2. 2 :  a class of women :  women when a man … wishes to go on a great duty … this selfishness on the part of the feminie is rather too much — Iris Origo

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Origin and Etymology of feminie

Middle English femenie, feminie, from Middle French, from Old French, from Latin femina + Old French -ie -y

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to cast off or become cast off

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