What does the word feminine mean?

Usage examples for feminine

  1. Perhaps ten minutes elapsed before Penny and Jerry heard a feminine voice speaking. – Danger at the Drawbridge by Mildred A. Wirt
  2. I assume, that there are in English the three genders, masculine, feminine, and neuter, and no more; and that every noun and every pronoun must needs be of some gender; consequently, of some one of these three. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  3. She had made her sacrifice willingly, had offered up her fair name, her every feminine instinct of honour and modesty upon the altar of her love. – The Tangled Skein by Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
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