Etymology
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womanish (adj.)

late 14c., "womanly, feminine; resembling a woman;" of a man or men, "behaving in the manner of a woman, effeminate," from woman + -ish. Related: Womanishly; womanishness.

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Definitions of womanish

womanish (adj.)
having characteristics associated with women and considered undesirable in men;
womanish tears
From wordnet.princeton.edu