Origin of womanly
Examples from the Web for womanly
Any belly fat might redistribute itself in a more “womanly” way around the hips, thighs, and buttocks.Hormone Therapy Is More Than Just a Physical Process|Brandy Zadrozny|August 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In Family Weekend, then, Chenoweth gets what may be her most womanly film role yet.Kristin Chenoweth on Her Darker Role in ‘Family Weekend’|Kevin Fallon|March 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And yes, his clothes are even designed to fit women with womanly assets.
She was the most potent example of impressive, womanly power.
Women labored in groups, with female neighbors, midwives, aunts and mothers around for womanly support.
It would scarcely be womanly, and he may have gotten over it.The Rector of St. Mark's|Mary J. Holmes
Still, the girls he had known in the East would never have set two men to fight, never—it was not womanly.Elder Conklin|Frank Harris
"Forgive me," said the widow, and gave him her hand with a sweet and womanly gesture.Put Yourself in His Place|Charles Reade
He saw her remarkable powers of mind, and trusted implicitly in her womanly tact and charm.Beatrice d'Este, Duchess of Milan, 1475-1497|Julia Mary Cartwright
When disaster follows, we can set up that “womanly defence” for her and say, “she meant no harm.”Shakespeare in the Theatre|William Poel