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Characterized by such qualities; weak; soft, decadent, etc.
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  1. Characterized by such qualities; weak; soft, decadent, etc.
  2. Having the qualities generally attributed to women, as weakness, timidity, delicacy, etc.; unmanly; not virile
  3. Having or showing qualities or characteristics more often associated with females than males; unmanly:
Like, characteristic of, or suitable for a lady; refined; well-bred
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  1. Like, characteristic of, or suitable for a lady; refined; well-bred
  2. Of or connected with the appearance or behaviour of a well-mannered woman.
  3. Characteristic of a well-mannered woman or girl who adheres to traditional norms of propriety and femininity:
Suitable to or characteristic of a woman; womanly
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  1. Suitable to or characteristic of a woman; womanly
  2. Female; of women or girls
  3. (Grammar) Relating or belonging to the gender of words or forms that refer chiefly to females or to things grammatically classified as female.
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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  1. 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.
  2. Bearing pistils but not stamens; pistillate:
  3. Characteristic of or appropriate to this sex in humans and other animals:
Not harsh or severe; mild and soft:
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  1. Not harsh or severe; mild and soft:
  2. Easily managed or handled; docile:
  3. Suited to one of good breeding; refined and polite:
Quiet and humble in appearance, style, etc.; not pretentious
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  1. Quiet and humble in appearance, style, etc.; not pretentious
  2. Having or showing a moderate estimation of one's own abilities, accomplishments, or value:
  3. Observing conventional proprieties in speech, behavior, or dress, especially in the avoidance of arousing sexual interest.
Granted to an individual because of an emergency or other unusual circumstances:
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  1. Granted to an individual because of an emergency or other unusual circumstances:
  2. Feeling or showing compassion; sympathizing deeply; pitying
Of, befitting, pertaining to, or characteristic of a wife.
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  1. Of, befitting, pertaining to, or characteristic of a wife.
Of a sister
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  1. Of a sister
  2. Of, characteristic of, or befitting sisters or a sister.
  3. Having traits considered typical of sisters; friendly, kind, helpful, etc.
Befitting a mother, warm, caring, nurturing, protective, loving.
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  1. Befitting a mother, warm, caring, nurturing, protective, loving.
  2. Of, like, or appropriate to a mother:
  3. Having traits considered typical of mothers; maternally kind, protective, nurturing, etc.
Adapted or intended to afford protection.
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  1. Adapted or intended to afford protection.
  2. (Econ.) Serving or intended to protect domestic products, industries, etc. against foreign competition
  3. Protecting, or serving, intended, or alleged to protect
Like, characteristic of, or suitable to a woman; feminine or effeminate
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  1. Like, characteristic of, or suitable to a woman; feminine or effeminate
  2. (Often pejorative) Characteristic of a woman; feminine; effeminate. [from 14th c.]
  3. Of, characteristic of, or suitable to a woman, especially when considered inferior to a man:
Not as potent as usual or as others of the kind
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  1. Not as potent as usual or as others of the kind
  2. Lacking firmness of character or strength of will:
  3. (Gram.) Expressing variation in tense by the addition of an inflectional suffix rather than by internal change of a syllabic vowel; regular (Ex.: talk, talked, talked)
Being in accordance with relative merit or significance:
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  1. Being in accordance with relative merit or significance:
  2. Just to all parties; equitable:
  3. Consistent with rules, logic, or ethics:
Female; specif., designating the maternal side of a family
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  1. Female; specif., designating the maternal side of a family
  2. Relating to or being the female line or maternal branch of a family.
  3. Of or relating to women and girls; female.
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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  1. 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.
  2. Bearing pistils but not stamens; pistillate:
  3. Having the genitalia or other structures typical of a female organism. Worker ants are female but sterile.
Suitable to or characteristic of a woman; womanly
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  1. Suitable to or characteristic of a woman; womanly
  2. Female; of women or girls
  3. (Grammar) Relating or belonging to the gender of words or forms that refer chiefly to females or to things grammatically classified as female.
Like, characteristic of, or suitable to a woman; feminine or effeminate
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  1. Like, characteristic of, or suitable to a woman; feminine or effeminate
  2. (Often pejorative) Characteristic of a woman; feminine; effeminate. [from 14th c.]
  3. Of, characteristic of, or suitable to a woman, especially when considered inferior to a man:
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