Definition of mannish
1 : resembling or suggesting a man rather than a woman
2 : generally associated with or characteristic of a man rather than a woman <her mannish clothes>
Examples of mannish in a sentence
She was wearing a hat and mannish clothing.
She had a deep and rather mannish voice.
First Known Use of mannish
MANNISH Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mannish for English Language Learners
: suitable for or typical of a man rather than a woman : not feminine
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