Effeminate - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˈfemɪnət|  American pronunciation of the word effeminate
Brit.  |ɪˈfɛmɪnət|  British pronunciation of the word effeminate

adjective

- having unsuitable feminine qualities (syn: cissy, emasculate, epicene, sissified, sissy, sissyish)

Examples

He had a high and somewhat effeminate voice.

...a comedian deliberately affecting effeminate mannerisms...

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