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defeminize Syllabification: de·fem·i·nize
Pronunciation: /dēˈfeməˌnīz/

Definition of defeminize in English:


[with object]
Deprive of feminine characteristics.
Example sentences
  • Margery seems defeminised, too: her experience of womanhood feels very much an outsider's view.
  • May is defeminized when she occupies those positions and/or performs functions already performed by men.
  • It was carried out with considerable brutality and impersonality, where the victims were publicly defeminised and destroyed.
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