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feminity

Line breaks: fem¦in|ity
Pronunciation: /fɪˈmɪnɪti
 
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Definition of feminity in English:

noun

rare
Femininity.
Example sentences
  • During the last few years, however, feminism in popular culture has declined dramatically, leaving many women and girls feeling embarrassed and ashamed of both their feminity and feminism itself.
  • Is feminity only about asserting yourself as woman when you find yourself left behind in a swirl of progressive women?
  • But Kathy says she steers well clear of steroids because she has seen first hand the devastating effects they can have on feminity.

Origin

late Middle English: from Old French feminite, from medieval Latin feminitas, from Latin femina 'woman'.

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