femme

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noun \ˈfem\

Definition of femme

  1. 1 :  woman 1a

  2. 2 :  a lesbian who is notably or stereotypically feminine in appearance and manner

Variants of femme

or less commonly

fem

Origin and Etymology of femme

probably from French femme woman, from Old French feme, from Latin femina


First Known Use: 1957

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