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womanly

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of womanly

  1. of, relating to, or marked by qualities traditionally associated with women <the novelist displays a womanly sensitivity to the characters' feelings> Synonyms female, womanish, womanlike, feminineRelated Words girlie (or girly), girlish; effeminate, effete, epicene, sissified, sissy, unmanly; ladylike; distaff, petticoat; ultrafeminineNear Antonyms boyish, hoydenish, tomboyish; male, manlike, manly, mannish, masculine, virile; androgynous, neuter; Amazonian, butch; hairy-chested, hypermasculine, machoAntonyms unfeminine, unwomanly


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