Womanliness
Womanliness Wom"an*li*ness, n. The quality or state of being womanly. [1913 Webster]

There is nothing wherein their womanliness is more honestly garnished than with silence. --Udall. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • womanliness — woman ► NOUN (pl. women) 1) an adult human female. 2) a female worker or employee. 3) a wife or lover. ● the little woman Cf. ↑the little woman ● woman of the streets …   English terms dictionary

  • womanliness — noun see womanly …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • womanliness — See womanly. * * * …   Universalium

  • womanliness — noun the condition of being a woman; femininity Ant: manliness …   Wiktionary

  • womanliness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality or condition of being feminine: femaleness, feminineness, femininity. See GENDER …   English dictionary for students

  • womanliness — wom·an·li·ness || wÊŠmÉ™nlɪnɪs n. quality of being feminine, quality of being womanly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • womanliness — wom·an·li·ness …   English syllables

  • womanliness — See: womanly …   English dictionary

  • womanliness —   Wahine …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • womanliness — noun the trait of being womanly; having the characteristics of an adult female • Syn: ↑womanlike • Derivationally related forms: ↑womanly • Hypernyms: ↑femininity, ↑muliebrity …   Useful english dictionary

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