Words nearby tomboy
OTHER WORDS FROM tomboytom·boy·ish, adjectivetom·boy·ish·ly, adverbtom·boy·ish·ness, noun
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