What does womanly mean?

Definitions for womanly
ˈwʊm ən liwom·an·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. womanly, feminine(adj)

    befitting or characteristic of a woman especially a mature woman

    "womanly virtues of gentleness and compassion"

Wiktionary

  1. womanly(Adjective)

    Having the characteristics of a woman; feminine, female.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Womanly(adj)

    becoming a woman; feminine; as, womanly behavior

  2. Womanly(adverb)

    in the manner of a woman; with the grace, tenderness, or affection of a woman

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  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of womanly in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of womanly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of womanly in a Sentence

  1. Mary Baker Eddy:

    Give up the belief that mind is, even temporarily, compressed within the skull, and you will quickly become more manly or womanly. You will understand yourself and your Maker better than before.

  2. Queen Victoria:

    The Queen is most anxious to enlist everyone who can speak or write to join in checking this mad, wicked folly of Woman's Rights with all its attendant horrors on which her poor, feeble sex is bent, forgetting every sense of womanly feeling and propriety.

  3. Alfred de Musset:

    The most womanly woman.

  4. Louisa May Alcott:

    Young men often laugh at the sensible girls whom they secretly respect, and affect to admire the silly ones whom they secretly despise, because earnestness, intelligence, and womanly dignity are not the fashion.

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