femininity femininity  /ˌfɛ mə ˈnɪ nə ti/


  • (n) the trait of behaving in ways considered typical for women


  1. Spanish hurdler Maria Jose Martinez Patino never doubted her femininity until she arrived in Kobe, Japan, in 1985 to compete at the World University Games.
  2. Any sign of independence or femininity is viewed as a challenge and provocation.
  3. Showing your femininity should help your career and not go against your career.


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  1. "She should treat femininity as an opportunity and not try to emulate masculinity in politics," Versace said.
    on Feb 8, 2007 By: Donatella Versace Source: Times of India

  2. "It was startling to see that small acknowledgment of sexuality and femininity peeking out of the conservative -- aesthetically speaking -- environment of Congress," Givhan wrote.
    on Jul 27, 2007 By: Robin Givhan Source: Reuters

  3. "They share the femininity and romanticism but also the modernity and extravagance ...... Christian Dior was not classical at all in the 1950s. He was revolutionary. Today he looks classical. It is like Picasso," said Arnault.
    on Jul 2, 2007 By: Bernard Arnault Source: Reuters

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