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1. effeminate

adjective. ['iːˈfɛmɪnət'] having unsuitable feminine qualities.

Synonyms

  • sissy
  • unmanlike
  • unmanful
  • sissified
  • unmanly
  • epicene
  • cissy
  • sissyish

Antonyms

  • strengthen
  • brave
  • manfully
  • female

Etymology

  • effeminatus (Latin)

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Rhymes with Effeminate

  • affectionate
  • ahranat
  • alternate
  • arbuthnot
  • arnot
  • baronet
  • benet
  • bennett
  • bernat
  • bicarbonate
  • bluebonnet
  • bonnet
  • cabinet
  • cabinet
  • carnett
  • chestnutt
  • compassionate
  • coordinate
  • curnutt
  • definite

How do you pronounce effeminate?

Pronounce effeminate as iˈfɛmɪnət.

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Sentences with effeminate


1. Noun, singular or mass
Well-groomed, dainty and effeminate eyebrows can lift up and brighten the whole face.

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