unfeminine


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unfeminine

(ʌnˈfɛmɪnɪn)
adj
not considered suitable to or characteristic of a woman
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unfeminine - not suitable for a womanunfeminine - not suitable for a woman; "an unfeminine depth of voice"
unwomanly - not womanly; "the logical clearness of her arguments...condemned her as eccentric and unwomanly"
Translations

unfeminine

[ʌnˈfemɪnɪn] ADJpoco femenino

unfeminine

adjunweiblich

unfeminine

[ʌnˈfɛmɪnɪn] adjpoco femminile
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Don't you know,' said Miss Monflathers, 'that it's very naughty and unfeminine, and a perversion of the properties wisely and benignantly transmitted to us, with expansive powers to be roused from their dormant state through the medium of cultivation?
It was impossible to help laughing at the funny conflict between Laurie's chivalrous reluctance to speak ill of womankind, and his very natural dislike of the unfeminine folly of which fashionable society showed him many samples.
Your words are such as ought not to be used: violent, unfeminine, and untrue.
Her voice, with its unfeminine yet exquisite timbre, was steady, and she spoke quickly, frank, unembarrassed.
I do not say that this is feminine, but it is not unfeminine.
In other words, laughing with total abandon was discouraged as that was deemed unfeminine and tomboy-like.
I was not keen on the name though as I deemed it rather unfeminine, so I went through the alphabet systematically until I found one to suit her, and also that she would recognise.
A Singularly Unfeminine Profession: One Woman's Journey in Physics
Some in the media wrote how disgusting and unfeminine it was.
com)-- Facial and body hair in women is considered unfeminine and is quite embarrassing for many women.
in fact, in the late 1800s, women were discouraged from riding them, and those who did were criticized for engaging in an unfeminine and unhealthy activity.
She has the brash over-the-top mannerisms of the unfeminine woman dressed in buck skin who always has to be right in the first act before she softens and shows her feminine side in Act Two.