fem

[ fem ]
/ fɛm /
Slang.

adjective

noun

a woman.

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Origin of fem

by shortening

Definition for fem (2 of 3)

femme

or fem

[ fem ]
/ fɛm /

noun Slang.

a lesbian who is notably feminine in appearance.

Origin of femme

< French: woman; see feme

Definition for fem (3 of 3)

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British Dictionary definitions for fem (1 of 2)

fem

abbreviation for

female
feminine

British Dictionary definitions for fem (2 of 2)

femme
/ (French fam, English fɛm) /

noun

a woman or wife
(fɛm) a lesbian who adopts a feminine role in a relationship
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