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Kangaroo word: effeminate

Joey word: effete


Definitions in relation to their use in kangaroo words, taken from Google Dictionary, and edited for formatting.

effeminate (adjective): having or showing characteristics regarded as typical of a woman.

effete (adjective): soft or delicate from or as if from a pampered existence.

Accessibility explanation:

The letters E, F, F, E, T, and E found within the kangaroo word “effeminate” arrange in the listed order to complete the joey word “effete”. While a word can have multiple definitions, in relation to their use with kangaroo words, these two words share a similar meaning: unmanly.

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