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unmanly

[uhn-man-lee] /ʌnˈmæn li/
adjective, unmanlier, unmanliest.
1.
not manly; not characteristic of or befitting a man; weak, timid, or cowardly.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English; see un-1, manly
Related forms
unmanliness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for un manliness

unmanly

/ʌnˈmænlɪ/
adjective
1.
not masculine or virile
2.
ignoble, cowardly, or dishonourable
Derived Forms
unmanliness, noun
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Word Origin and History for un manliness

unmanly

adj.

"degrading to a human," late 15c. (cf. Middle Dutch onmamlijc, German unmännlich); see unman + -ly (1).

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