View definitions for womanliness


noun as in distaff

noun as in femaleness

noun as in feminineness

noun as in femininity

noun as in effeminacy

noun, adjective as in femininity/feminine

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Example Sentences

It means equal or greater labour, as well, and a sad breaking down of all womanliness.

Man, in his turn, will be a beneficiary of this new womanliness as he has been the ready victim of the old-womanishness.

The anxiety and responsibility that she felt for his condition had bred in her a touch of womanliness and authority that was new.

And at table she presided over her father's guests with a womanliness that won her more admiration than mine.

There was a strange mingling of childishness and womanliness in this little Chicagoan to which Amy could not accustom herself.


On this page you'll find 83 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to womanliness, such as: femaleness, muliebrity, manhood/womanhood, and womankind.

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