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Synonyms for unmanly
ʌnˈmæn liun·man·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unmanly, unmanful, unmanlikeadjective

    not possessing qualities befitting a man

    Synonyms:
    unmanful, pusillanimous, poor-spirited, unmanlike

    Antonyms:
    manlike, courageous, brave, manful, manly, man-sized

  2. pusillanimous, poor-spirited, unmanlyadverb

    lacking in courage and manly strength and resolution; contemptibly fearful

    Synonyms:
    unmanful, pusillanimous, poor-spirited, unmanlike

    Antonyms:
    man-sized, manly, manlike, brave, manful, courageous

  3. unmanfully, unmanlyadverb

    without qualities thought to befit a man

    Synonyms:
    unmanfully

    Antonyms:
    manlike, brave, manly, courageous, manful, man-sized

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. unmanlyadjective

    Synonyms:
    effeminate, womanly

  2. unmanlyadjective

    Synonyms:
    base, ignoble, mean, ungenerous, cowardly

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. unmanlyadjective

    Synonyms:
    ignoble, cowardly, mean, womanish, effeminate cockney

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  1. John Bunyan:

    Faithful: What! why he (Shame) objected against religion itself; he said it was a pitiful, low, sneaking business for a man to mind religion; he said that a tender conscious was an unmanly thing; and that for a man to watch over his words and ways, so as to tie himself up from that hectoring liberty that the brave spirits of the times accustom themselves unto, would make him the ridicule of the times.”


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