Unwomanliness - definition of unwomanliness by The Free Dictionary
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the quality or state of being unwomanly
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The plea is not to stain that pride with the shame of unwomanliness
Typical of the Western, Micheaux uses two primary settings to create an opposition between the West and the East that reflects the values and qualities the novel celebrates or condemns: South Dakota-Chicago; white people-black people; freedom and opportunity-vice and poverty; integration-segregation; practicality-frivolity; Jean Baptiste-the McCarthy family; Agnes Stewart-Orlean McCarthy; manly and womanly virtue-unmanliness and unwomanliness
Moreover, Chloe is quietly indicted for unwomanliness
on another count through the speaker's suspicion that she does not adequately respect his work; she blithely dismisses the repository of his "splendid collection" and temple of science, his study, by disparagingly terming it "a hole.