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synonyms for tomboyish

  • manly
  • masculine
  • butch
  • macho
  • male
  • mannified
  • unfeminine
  • unwomanly

antonyms for tomboyish

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  • feminine
  • womanish
  • womanlike
  • womanly
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How to use tomboyish in a sentence

Outdoorswomen in particular can be pigeonholed as tomboys, a term that once referred to women who sought basic rights, such as working and voting.
IN PRAISE OF THE ADVENTURE DRESSALISON VAN HOUTENAUGUST 22, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
She was not a pretty girl, but was a tremendously healthy one--strong, well developed, and tomboyish in her activities.
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH AIDING THE RED CROSSGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
She has dropped that hoydenish, tomboyish manner that was so offensive when she returned from the ranch.
BLUE BONNET IN BOSTONCAROLINE E. JACOBS
I am beyond words ashamed of the silly tomboyish thing I did last night.
ZULEIKA DOBSONMAX BEERBOHM
You can't keep up such a tomboyish trick all your life, and now is a good time to begin, I think.
WE TENLYDA FARRINGTON KRAUS
Would she be fair or dark, and would her ways be gentle or tomboyish?
THE LOVE STORY OF ABNER STONEEDWIN CARLILE LITSEY
It was, as Miss Macroyd had suggested, academic, and at the same time it had a danger in it of being tomboyish.
FENNEL AND RUEWILLIAM DEAN HOWELLS
She was not particularly drawn to merry, tomboyish Sahwah, because she was not musical, although they got along.
THE CAMP FIRE GIRLS' LARKS AND PRANKSHILDEGARD G. FREY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TOMBOYISH

  • butch
  • macho
  • male
  • manly
  • mannified
  • masculine
  • tomboyish
  • unfeminine
  • unwomanly
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.