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All the grit of his leading man handsomeness had been polished away, and with this new look, he became pretty, feminized, womanly.
In Family Weekend, then, Chenoweth gets what may be her most womanly film role yet. And yes, his clothes are even deed to fit women with womanly assets. Every comment, every slight, every mean assessment of my body, my face, my physical womanly beautiful outside. Many of them were delicious in the role; one of them was the embodiment of every womanly grace and charm. He indicated a fair beautiful creature with a determined profile and deep womanly figure.
But today—after that terrible ordeal, she felt as if life held little for her, that she was now unfit to perform any womanly duty. He smiled with delight when he saw Jess coming down the stairs in her womanly fashion. She was riding close beside him—an embodied friendliness—a soft and womanly Chloe, very different from the old.
New Word List Word List. Save This Word! We could talk until we're blue in the face about this quiz on words for the color "blue," but we think you should take the quiz and find out if you're a whiz at these colorful terms. Origin of womanly First recorded in —; Middle English wommanli che ; see woman-ly. Womanly, womanlike, womanish mean having the traits or qualities that a culture regards as especially characteristic of or ideally appropriate to adult women. Womanly is usually a term of approval, suggesting the display of traits admired by the society, such as self-possession, modesty, motherliness, and calm competence: a womanly consideration for others; with womanly skill and efficiency.
Womanlike may be a neutral synonym for womanly, or it may suggest mild disapproval: a womanlike dignity; womanlike tears and recriminations. Womanish is usually disparaging; applied to women it suggests traits not generally socially approved: a womanish petulance; womanish disregard for the rules. Applied to men it suggests traits culturally deemed inappropriate for men and in what is now often regarded as a sexist notion to be found in women: a womanish shrillness in his speech; a womanish way of stamping his foot in anger.
See also female.
Words nearby womanly womanistwomanizewomanizerwomankindwomanlikewomanlywoman of letterswoman of the hourwoman of the housewoman of the streetswoman of the world. Words related to womanly femalegirlishladylikematronlymotherlywomanishmaidenly. How to use womanly in a sentence All the grit of his leading man handsomeness had been polished away, and with this new look, he became pretty, feminized, womanly.
Ancestors Gertrude Atherton. The Homesteader Oscar Micheaux. Marriage la mode Mrs. Humphry Ward. Derived forms of womanly womanlinessnoun.A person esp a woman
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