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4 definitions found
 for womanly
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Womanly \Wom"an*ly\, a.
     Becoming a woman; feminine; as, womanly behavior.
     --Arbuthnot.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           A blushing, womanly discovering grace.   --Donne.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Womanly \Wom"an*ly\, adv.
     In the manner of a woman; with the grace, tenderness, or
     affection of a woman. --Gascoigne.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  womanly
      adj 1: befitting or characteristic of a woman especially a
             mature woman; "womanly virtues of gentleness and
             compassion" [syn: womanly, feminine] [ant:
             unwomanly]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  19 Moby Thesaurus words for "womanly":
     distaff, female, feminine, gentlewomanlike, girlish, gynecic,
     gynecoid, gynic, kittenish, ladylike, little-girlish, maidenly,
     matronal, matronlike, matronly, muliebral, petticoat, womanish,
     womanlike
  
  

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