Part of speech:
Like a woman; womanish
Produced or obtained by cultivation
Having or showing good manners; esp., courteous, considerate, tactful, etc.
Precise to a fine degree.
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.
Characterized by dignified richness and grace, as of design, dress, style, etc.; luxurious or opulent in a restrained, tasteful manner
(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
Having or showing good manners; well-behaved; polite; courteous
Of, like, characteristic of, or suitable for a matron
Characterized by appropriateness or suitability; fitting:
Fairly good in quality; of moderate excellence
Consisting of large particles; not fine in texture:
Having or showing poor manners; rude; discourteous
The definition of manly is something having the characteristics or traditional virtues generally attributed to men.
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