He felt unmanly because he wasn't interested in sports.
I disagree that dancing is an unmanly pursuit.
My father told me that it's unmanly to cry.
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Francine Prose, The New York Review of Books, 22 Nov. 2018 But the bunt-against-the-shift is the baseball equivalent of the unmanly underhand free throw.
Scott Ostler, SFChronicle.com, 17 June 2018 Refusing her advances would be awkward, unmanly, gay.
Peggy Orenstein, The Cut, 8 Mar. 2018
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