Effeminate synonyms

ĭ-fĕm'ə-nĭt

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Effeminate; womanish
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The state of having traits of both genders. [from the mid-19th c.]
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Like, characteristic of, or suitable to a woman; feminine or effeminate
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(Archaic) Noble; chivalrous:
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(Of a competition, etc.) Between the sexes.
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Like or fit for a woman; womanly
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The sum of all attributes that convey (are perceived to convey) womanhood.
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Having characteristics traditionally ascribed to the other sex, especially as a male who is considered to be effeminate.
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In organisms that reproduce sexually, being the gamete that is larger and less motile than the other corresponding gamete (the male gamete) of the same species. The egg cells of higher animals and plants are female gametes.
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Of or characteristic of a woman or women; female
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Characterized by short steps or affected daintiness
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(Of a person) Showing characteristics that are not manly, such as being immature, effeminate or cowardly, which might be construed as an indicator of weakness or of baseness of character.
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Like a woman; womanish
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The quality of being effeminate
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The condition of being feminine; femininity
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Femininity, specifically the feminine form of an adult woman.
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Well-developed or toned in musculature:
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The definition of masculine is something male or relating to or suitable for a boy or man.
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Made like a sissy. Effete.
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Having qualities more appropriate to women than to men
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Deprived of virility, strength, or vigor; effeminate
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having unsuitable feminine qualities
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having unsuitable feminine qualities
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(Pejorative) Cowardly.
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Not stern; lenient:
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Easily frightened; lacking self-confidence; shy; timorous
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Lacking in vigour or expression.
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Find another word for effeminate. In this page you can discover 41 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for effeminate, like: feminine, androgyny, womanish, gentle, intersexual, womanlike, femininity, epicene, female, cockney.--n. cockney and emasculated.