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Definition of the adjective unmanlike
What does unmanlike mean as an attribute of a noun?
- not possessing qualities befitting a man
Alternative definition of the adjective unmanlike
- Not manlike.
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Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)
by Andrew Jackson Graham
Unmanlike, unman 'Uk, En-Manlike, which eeo. Unmanliness ...
unmanlike ♢un man like, a. [Prof, un- (1), and English manlike.] 1. Not like a man in appearance. 2. Not becoming a man as a human being; inhuman; unnatural. 3. Unbecoming a man, as opposed to a woman or 'child; unmanly; effeminate; ...
A New and Exhaustive Work of Reference to the English Language, Defining Over 250,000 Words, with a Full Account of Their Origin, Pronunciation and Use. Comprising a General Encyclopaedia of Art, Science, Invention and Discovery; a Gazetteer and Atlas of the World; a Compendious Dictionary of Universal Biography, Etc by Robert Hunter
unmanlike. •fin-man-Uke. a. [Pref. ««• (1). and English nanlike.) 1. Nol like a man in appearance. 2, Not becoming a man as a human being, in- "iT.iXminTa'man, as opposed to a woman or child; unmanly; effeminate; childish. ••Br the greatness ...
“By the greatness of the cry, it was the voice of man; though it was a very unmanlike voice, so to cry.”-Sidney. in-mân-li-néss, subst. [Eng. unmanly; .ness.] The quality or state of being unmanly; effeminacy. “You and yours make piety a synonym ...
unmanlike *ün-mân-like, a. [Pref. un- (1), and English manlike.] 1. Not like a man in appearance. 2, Not becoming a man as a human being; inhuman; unnatural. 3, Unbecoming a man, as opposed to a woman or shild; unmanly; effeminate; ...
A Complete Dictionary of the English Language, ... To which is Prefixed, a Prosodial Grammar. By Thomas Sheridan .. The Sixth Edition (1796)
Unmanlike, ủn-min'-liée. a. UnUnmanly, ủn-mån"-lj. becoming a human being ; unfuitable to a man ; effeminate. Unmannered, ủn-mán'-nủrd. a. Rude ; brutal; uncivil. - Unmannerliness, án mản'-nềr-l}-nis. f. Breach of civility ; ill behaviour.
To which are Prefixed, Principles of English Pronunciation... by John Walker
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Scrabble value of U1N1M3A1N1L1I1K5E1
The value of this 9-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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