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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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.
I do not say that this is feminine, but it is not unfeminine.
Her voice, with its unfeminine yet exquisite timbre, was steady, and she spoke quickly, frank, unembarrassed.
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?
As a result, regardless of how seemingly respectable and feminine many of the protesters appeared to be, the media continued to label them unfeminine, and therefore dangerous.
Yet with nearly one-in-five Americans considering technology to be unfeminine, Mediaocean is taking action to eliminate these old perceptions and make gender equality the norm in the tech industry.
As a child, she's a tomboy, and Maycomb's adult women continually criticise her unfeminine ways.
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.
Another enlisted in the Union army disguised as a man (under the decidedly unfeminine name Frank Thompson) and saw some of the war's heaviest fighting.
It is because we are conditioned to find those three things unfeminine.
She found that girls believed they should be less intelligent, avoid sports that seem unfeminine and keep quiet about harassment.