Definition of femininity in US English:



  • Qualities or attributes regarded as characteristic of women.

    ‘she alternated between embracing her femininity and concealing it’
    • ‘The destruction of femininity is an erosion of civilisation.’
    • ‘For many people, roses symbolise passion, sexuality and femininity.’
    • ‘She's a woman, and dresses with style and femininity, which is wonderful to see.’
    • ‘The collection also highlights femininity through soft cutting lines.’
    • ‘Be proud of your femininity, your intelligence, and your ability to create life.’
    womanliness, feminineness, womanhood, womanly qualities, feminine qualities
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