Examples from the Web for tomboyish
There she was—tomboyish and slight—beside her mother, who was stitching.
Tough and tomboyish, she has participated in protests against pageants.Models vs. Militants: Nisha Pahuja’s Film Shows Two Worlds of Indian Women|Abigail Pesta|May 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
First there was Sarah Silverman, girly-voiced, tomboyish and potty-mouthed—the guys loved her.
Would she be fair or dark, and would her ways be gentle or tomboyish?The Love Story of Abner Stone|Edwin Carlile Litsey
She has dropped that hoydenish, tomboyish manner that was so offensive when she returned from the ranch.Blue Bonnet in Boston|Caroline E. Jacobs
She was not particularly drawn to merry, tomboyish Sahwah, because she was not musical, although they got along.The Camp Fire Girls' Larks and Pranks|Hildegard G. Frey
You can't keep up such a tomboyish trick all your life, and now is a good time to begin, I think.We Ten|Lyda Farrington Kraus
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 Cross|Gertrude W. Morrison