Part of speech:
The qualities characteristic of a woman; womanliness; femininity
The composite of qualities thought to be appropriate to or representative of women.
Women in general
Of, relating to, or characteristic of women
(Gram.) Designating, of, or belonging to the gender of words denoting, or referring to, females as well as many other words to which no distinction of sex is attributed
Like, characteristic of, or suitable to a woman; feminine or effeminate
Like a woman; womanish
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