HyperDic: feminine

English > 5 senses of the word feminine:
ADJECTIVEallfeminineassociated with women and not with men
allfeminineof grammatical gender
allfeminine, womanlybefitting or characteristic of a woman especially a mature woman
allfeminine(music or poetry) ending on an unaccented beat or syllable
NOUNcommunicationfemininea gender that refers chiefly (but not exclusively) to females or to objects classified as female
feminine > pronunciation
Soundsfeh'mahnahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > feminine: 5 senses > adjective 1
Meaningassociated with women and not with men.
Example"feminine intuition"
Narrowerfairattractively feminine
female, distaffcharacteristic of or peculiar to a woman
maidenlike, maidenlybefitting or characteristic of a maiden
powder-puffUsed of competitive activities in which only women take part
See alsofemaleThe sex (of plant or animal) that produces fertilizable gametes (ova) from which offspring develop
feminineOf grammatical gender
Oppositemasculineassociated with men and not with women
Spanishfemenil, femenino, feminino
Nounsfemininenessthe properties characteristic of the female sex
femininitythe trait of behaving in ways considered typical for women
English > feminine: 5 senses > adjective 2
MeaningOf grammatical gender.
See alsofeminineassociated with women and not with men
OppositemasculineOf grammatical gender
neuterOf grammatical gender
Spanishfemenino
Nounsfemininea gender that refers chiefly (but not exclusively) to females or to objects classified as female
English > feminine: 5 senses > adjective 3
Meaningbefitting or characteristic of a woman especially a mature woman.
Synonymwomanly
Narrowermatronlybefitting or characteristic of a fully mature woman
womanlikeresembling a woman
Oppositeunwomanlynot womanly
Spanishfemenino
Nounsfemininenessthe properties characteristic of the female sex
English > feminine: 5 senses > adjective 4
Meaning(music or poetry) ending on an unaccented beat or syllable.
Example"a feminine ending"
CategorymusicAn artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
Broaderunstressednot bearing a stress or accent
Spanishfemenino
English > feminine: 5 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningA gender that refers chiefly (but not exclusively) to females or to objects classified as female.
Broadergender, grammatical genderA grammatical category in inflected languages governing the agreement between nouns and pronouns and adjectives
Spanishfemenino
Catalanfemení
Adjectivesfeminineof grammatical gender

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