womanlike


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wom•an•like

(ˈwʊm ənˌlaɪk)

adj.
like a woman; womanly.
[1400–50]
syn: See womanly.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.womanlike - the trait of being womanly; having the characteristics of an adult female
femininity, muliebrity - the trait of behaving in ways considered typical for women
Adj.1.womanlike - resembling a womanwomanlike - resembling a woman; "a womanlike stone image"
womanly, feminine - befitting or characteristic of a woman especially a mature woman; "womanly virtues of gentleness and compassion"
Translations

womanlike

[ˈwʊmənlaɪk] ADJmujeril

womanlike

[ˈwʊmənˌlaɪk] adj (features) → femminile; (behaviour) → da donna
References in classic literature ?
She knew that this view of her motive was not far from being the right one--and, womanlike, she shifted the discussion to new ground.
Yet, womanlike, she took an unconfessed comfort in the fact that this was so--that no one, unless it were Nellie, was sufficiently astute to fathom the truth.
She sat up then and looked about, and then, quite womanlike, she burst into tears.
Zenobia's identification with her mother proves to be central to her destiny and is an example of Chodorow's assertion that a daughter "learns what it is to be womanlike in the context of this personal identification with her mother" (Reproduction of Mothering 175).
The novices make skin of the ordeals and the pleasures of the ritual events, which are meant to transform their initial womanlike young skins into skins that are like those of their fathers.
Highlighted by new super powders Granpowder EDC-600 and Granpowder QSC, pheny1-modified Granresin PHQ-Fluid for long wear/shine balance, intergalactic Gransil SBG-11 sensory elastomer, Wonder Womanlike Gransil Blur-X60, and combat-ready Gransome Heptapeptide-7, these materials have the "superpower" to lift your formula's performance, said the company.
Mister Miracle would be expected to be a master escape artist and Big Barda could have a Wonder Womanlike impact on a "New Gods" film, given her strength and fearlessness.
You wouldn't blink if you saw an Orthodox Jewish womanlike mecrossing the street in it.