Meaning of “womanly” in the English Dictionary

"womanly" in British English

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womanlyadjective

uk /ˈwʊm.ən.li/ 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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womanliness
noun [ U ] uk /ˈwʊm.ən.li.nəs/ us /ˈwʊm.ən.li.nəs/

(Definition of “womanly” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"womanly" in American English

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womanlyadjective

us /ˈwʊm·ən·li/

having qualities thought typical of a woman

(Definition of “womanly” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)