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womanly

adjective uk   us   /ˈwʊm.ən.li/
Womanly qualities, ideas, or physical features are ones that a woman is typically or traditionally thought to have: She referred in a positive way to the "traditional womanly goals of marriage and motherhood" several times in her talk. She used her womanly wiles/charms to persuade him to change his mind.
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noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
Translations of “womanly”
in Chinese (Traditional) 婦女的, 女性特有的…
in Russian женственный, женский…
in Turkish kadınca, kadına özgü, kadına yakışır…
in Chinese (Simplified) 妇女的, 女性特有的…
in Polish kobiecy…
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