Dictionary.com

womanlike

[ woom-uhn-lahyk ]
/ ˈwʊm ənˌlaɪk /
Save This Word!

adjective
like a woman; womanly.
QUIZ
QUIZ YOURSELF ON OPPOSITES OF RED BEFORE YOU TURN SCARLET
We have a challenge that will make you blush: do you know the many words and ways to describe the opposite of red?
Question 1 of 7
Which of the following colors is used to symbolize AIR?

Origin of womanlike

First recorded in 1400–50; late Middle English; see origin at woman, -like

synonym study for womanlike

See womanly.

OTHER WORDS FROM womanlike

un·wom·an·like, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use womanlike in a sentence

FEEDBACK