unmanly

adjective un·man·ly \ ˌən-ˈman-lē \

Definition of unmanly

unmanlier; unmanliest
: not manly: such as
a : being of weak character : cowardly

unmanliness

play \-lē-nəs\ noun

Examples of unmanly in a Sentence

  1. He felt unmanly because he wasn't interested in sports.

  2. I disagree that dancing is an unmanly pursuit.

  3. My father told me that it's unmanly to cry.

First Known Use of unmanly

1534


UNMANLY Defined for English Language Learners

unmanly

adjective

Definition of unmanly for English Language Learners

  • : not typical of a man or suitable for a man : not manly



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