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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In a manner exhibiting qualities or characteristics more often associated with women than men.

Usage examples (34)
  • Adjective : effeminate luxury
  • I constantly, usually very effeminately, speak with my hands.
  • The rider was small, effeminately slim, and clad in worn black leather.
  • It was the most effeminately high-pitched voice the girls had ever heard. for more
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