What is another word for Mannishly?

Pronunciation: [mˈanɪʃli] (IPA)

The term "mannishly" can be replaced with a variety of synonyms, each with their own specific connotations and implications. For a similar meaning, words like "masculinely," "virilely," and "manlike" could be used. However, these words can also carry negative connotations of toxic masculinity. Other synonyms such as "sturdily," "robustly," and "resolutely" capture the strong and sturdy aspects of masculinity without implying negative traits. Alternatively, words like "boldly," "confidently," or "assertively" could convey the idea of exhibiting traditionally masculine traits like leadership and dominance without limiting the definition of what it means to be a man.

What are the hypernyms for Mannishly?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Mannishly

She added, after an interval, in which her mother rocked to and fro with a gentle motion that searched the joints of her chair, and brought out its most plaintive squeak in pathetic iteration, and watched Grace, as she sat looking seaward through the open window, I think it's rather hard, mother, that you should be always talking as if I wished to take my calling Mannishly.
"Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells"
William Dean Howells

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