1. [ adjective ] not possessing qualities befitting a man
Synonyms: unmanlike unmanful
Related terms: manly timid womanish effeminate
2. [ adverb ] without qualities thought to befit a man
Synonyms: unmanfully
Related terms: manfully
3. [ adjective ] lacking in courage and manly strength and resolution; contemptibly fearful
Synonyms: poor-spirited pusillanimous
Related terms: cowardly
Similar spelling:   unmanlike