tomboyish


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Adj.1.tomboyish - used of girlstomboyish - used of girls; wild and boisterous  
unwomanly - not womanly; "the logical clearness of her arguments...condemned her as eccentric and unwomanly"
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tomboyish

[ˈtɒmbɔɪɪʃ] ADJmarimacho

tomboyish

adj girljungenhaft
References in classic literature ?
Dorothy Gardner was slim and jolly and rather tomboyish.
Alongside the 'meta' tale, Mapa also tells a deeply personal story, beginning with her father who called her his 'Princess' for much of her life, and providing armor against the cruel, casual ways of adults and peers who find her 'odd' because of her tomboyish tendencies and obsession with, yes, Duran Duran and other youthful idols.
But while celebrities such as Amber of K-Pop girl group f(x) a who has also been the target of sexual harassment online by female users regarding her tomboyish image a have contributed to the local #MeToo movement, we have yet to see participation on a wide scale in Korea.
It was exciting to learn that my tomboyish friend had found her niche in the teaching profession while another girl I remember as quiet and helpful, had metamorphosed into a highly successful author and lifestyle coach.
Reminiscing about the grooming process during the Miss India contest, she said: "I've been quite tomboyish since childhood.
Shraddha Kapoor, who is playing a stylish, sophisticated Delhi girl in her forthcoming Half Girlfriend, says she is very tomboyish in real life and that simple things make her happy.
In an interview for Net-A-Porter's The Edit magazine, goddess incarnate-slash-actor Ruby Rose confesses that as a young girl, she felt like she was born into the wrong body and was bullied for being tomboyish.
Tilly is nine and makes a new best friend in Matty, a tomboyish free spirit.
This is a 60s story with tomboyish silhouettes such as the cape, retro shirt and roll-neck jumpers.
Ditching the coordinating bikini for mis-matched prints and a tomboyish baseball cap, Ellie's swimwear style is a breath of fresh beachy air.
Kangana plays Datto in a double role, hair suitably pixie- cropped and her tomboyish body language accentuated by
She has an emotional side but she keeps it hidden under layers of aloofness and being tomboyish.