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Definition of Feminine

Feminine

  1. Of or pertaining to a woman, or to women; characteristic of a woman; womanish; womanly.
  2. Having the qualities of a woman; becoming or appropriate to the female sex; as, in a good sense, modest, graceful, affectionate, confiding; or, in a bad sense, weak, nerveless, timid, pleasure-loving, effeminate.
  3. A woman.
  4. Any one of those words which are the appellations of females, or which have the terminations usually found in such words; as, actress, songstress, abbess, executrix.

Feminine Quotations

The great question that has never been answered, and which I have not yet been able to answer, despite my thirty years of research into the feminine soul, is 'What does a woman want?'
Sigmund Freud

Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included.
Karl Marx

I truly believe that women should be financially independent from their men. And let's face it, money gives men the power to run the show. It gives men the power to define value. They define what's sexy. And men define what's feminine. It's ridiculous.
Beyonce Knowles

Curiosity is one of the forms of feminine bravery.
Victor Hugo

A woman should never be seen eating or drinking, unless it be lobster salad and Champagne, the only true feminine and becoming viands.
Lord Byron
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Feminine Translations

feminine in Afrikaans is vroulik
feminine in Danish is kvindelig
feminine in Dutch is vrouwelijk
feminine in German is weiblich
feminine in Norwegian is feminin, kvinnelig
feminine in Spanish is feminino
feminine in Swedish is kvinnlig