What does the word ladylike mean?

Usage examples for ladylike

  1. But she was tired, and I suppose it would have been ladylike for me to be, only I was much too excited. – Lady-Betty-Across-the-Water by Lowell, Orson
  2. But when I'm not pleased I'm not too ladylike to say so. – The Inca of Perusalem by George Bernard Shaw
  3. She's nice and ladylike, and willing- in fact, most anxious to please. – The Grain Of Dust A Novel by David Graham Phillips