effeminate

suomi-englanti sanakirja

effeminate englannista suomeksi

  1. naismainen

  1. naismainen, epämiehekäs, feminiininen

  2. Verbi

  3. Substantiivi

effeminate englanniksi

  1. Exhibiting behaviour or mannerisms considered typical of a female; unmasculine.

  2. 1759, (w), ''Moral and Political Dialogues''

  3. An effeminate and unmanly foppery.
  4. Womanly; tender, affectionate, caring.

  5. (RQ:Shakespeare Richard 3)

  6. To make womanly; to unman.

  7. (RQ:Flr Mntgn Essay), Folio Society, 2006, vol.1, p.134:

  8. the studie of sciences doth more weaken and effeminate mens minds, than corroborate and adapt them to warre.
  9. (RQ:Locke Education)

  10. It will not corrupt or effeminate their children's minds.
  11. To become womanly.

  12. An effeminate person.

  13. 1976, ''Psychiatry'' (volumes 39-40, page 246)

  14. The effeminates are males with obviously recognizable traits and mannerisms; (..)
  15. (feminine plural of)

  16. (inflection of)