Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In an effeminate manner; womanishly; weakly.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb In an effeminate or womanish manner; weakly; softly; delicately.
  • adverb rare By means of a woman; by the power or art of a woman.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adverb In an effeminate manner.

Etymologies

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effeminate +‎ -ly

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