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 Dictionary entry overview: What does femininity mean? 

  The noun FEMININITY has 1 sense:

1. the trait of behaving in ways considered typical for women

  Familiarity information: FEMININITY used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1femininity [BACK TO TOP]


The trait of behaving in ways considered typical for women

Classified under:

Nouns denoting attributes of people and objects


femininity; muliebrity

Hypernyms ("femininity" is a kind of...):

trait (a distinguishing feature of your personal nature)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "femininity"):

womanlike; womanliness (the trait of being womanly; having the characteristics of an adult female)

ladylikeness (behavior befitting a lady)

maidenliness (behavior befitting a young maiden)

girlishness (being characteristic of a girl)

effeminacy; effeminateness; sissiness; softness; unmanliness; womanishness (the trait of being effeminate (derogatory of a man))


masculinity (the trait of behaving in ways considered typical for men)

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