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- as 'n manmannishlymannishness
Adjective(1) resembling or imitative of or suggestive of a man rather than a woman(2) characteristic of a man as distinguished from a woman
(1) The grey slouch pants are mannish in wide cut, yet here are styled to retain a feminine appealing look.(2) At the time, a group of us used to dress in mannish suits as a homage to Frida.(3) They are mostly oversized double-breasted jackets, almost-baggy trousers and mannish topcoats.(4) ├ö├ç├┐I'm sure that young man will be very grateful once this is all said and done,├ö├ç├û the woman informed Elle, in a rather mannish voice.(5) Charlotte Gainsbourg, who carries so well the mannish shirt mantle passed down by her mother Jane Birkin, works the look perfectly.(6) In her mannish trousers and mane of golden red hair, Hepburn strode through her life with a passion, devoting 25 years to Spencer Tracy and moving on through all the long hours since his death.(7) If you wear mannish trousers, a coat with flared skirt will look too feminine.(8) Painted on small pieces of canvas board in the manner of a nearly competent illustrator, they feature a hard-boiled dame with a mannish haircut, very possibly the artist's image of herself.(9) Yes, tomboyish girls are cute, but isn't it an insult to call a woman mannish ?(10) Innocent blondes, corrupted by wolfish brunettes with mannish haircuts and tight, tight sweaters, stare wide-eyed at the reader.(11) Perhaps those experiences normalised the wearing of mannish jackets for women as much as the influence of couture.(12) Ranging from obese and untalented to anorexic and untalented to mannish and untalented, these actresses represent every image any man has ever thought of to keep himself from getting aroused.(13) The main female character in this tale is stocky and mannish (with a little mustache) and carries pimple medicine in her knapsack.(14) She was very mannish , and what we were taught was that those masculine traits were evil - and that her evil was somehow infectious.(15) I expect Kylie would look quite fetching in any part of the collection, however, particularly in comparison with some mannish catwalk models.(16) The seventh member of the chorus, a wide shouldered, mannish , strong woman with steel gray eyes, took her place.
1. unfeminine ::
2. unwomanly ::
3. masculine ::
4. unladylike ::
5. Amazonian ::
6. male ::
8. manly ::
9. butch ::
1. unmanly ::
Different Formsmannish, mannishly, mannishness
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