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ladylike

adjective uk   us   /ˈleɪ.di.laɪk/ old-fashioned
graceful, polite, and behaving in a way that is socially acceptable for a woman: Well, it might not be ladylike but I'm going to pull my skirt up to get over this fence.
Translations of “ladylike”
in Korean 숙녀다운…
in Arabic يَليق بسُلوك سَيَّدة…
in Portuguese refinado, elegante…
in Catalan propi d’una dama, elegant, fi…
in Japanese しとやかな…
in Italian da signora…
in Chinese (Traditional) 端莊的,淑女似的,溫文爾雅的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 端庄的,淑女似的,温文尔雅的…
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