emasculative Definition

having the effect of removing or undermining a man's masculinity.

Using emasculative: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "emasculative" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The constant belittling and criticism from his partner had an emasculative effect on him.

  • Example

    The societal pressure to conform to traditional gender roles can be emasculative for men who don't fit the mold.


Summary: emasculative in Brief

The adjective 'emasculative' [ɪˈmæskjʊleɪtɪv] describes something that undermines or removes a man's masculinity. It is often used to describe societal pressures or personal relationships that have this effect.