missish


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missish

(ˈmɪsɪʃ)
adj
of, like, or characteristic of a young woman or girl
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References in classic literature ?
You are not going to be Missish, I hope, and pretend to be affronted at an idle report.
Summers's crime, in this context, was to have the temerity to state what science has long known about men and women, and to do so without worrying about offending the missish sensibilities of some female academics.