Definition of Womanish

1. Adjective. Having characteristics associated with women and considered undesirable in men. "Womanish tears"

Similar to: Unmanful, Unmanlike, Unmanly
Derivative terms: Womanishness



Definition of Womanish

1. a. Suitable to a woman, having the qualities of a woman; effeminate; not becoming a man; -- usually in a reproachful sense. See the Note under Effeminate.

2. a. Suitable to a woman, having the qualities of a woman; effeminate; not becoming a man; -- usually in a reproachful sense. See the Note under Effeminate.

Definition of Womanish

1. Adjective. (context: often pejorative) Characteristic of a woman; feminine; effeminate. (defdate from 14th c.) ¹

2. Adjective. Carried out by or pertaining to a woman. (defdate from 14th c.) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Womanish

1. characteristic of a woman [adj]

Medical Definition of Womanish

1. Suitable to a woman, having the qualities of a woman; effeminate; not becoming a man; usually in a reproachful sense. See the Note under Effeminate. " Thy tears are womanish." . " Womanish entreaties." "A voice not soft, weak, piping, and womanish, but audible, strong, and manlike." (Ascham) Wom"anishly, Wom"anishness. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Womanish

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womanful
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womanhood
womanhoods
womanhunt
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womaning
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womanised
womaniser
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womanises
womanish (current term)
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womanizers
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womanizin'

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