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  • tomboyishly — adverb In a tomboyish way …   Wiktionary

  • tomboyishly — adverb see tomboyish * * * tomˈboyishly adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑tomboy …   Useful english dictionary

  • tomboy — tomboyish, adj. tomboyishly, adv. tomboyishness, n. /tom boy /, n. an energetic, sometimes boisterous girl whose behavior and pursuits, esp. in games and sports, are considered more typical of boys than of girls. [1545 55; TOM + BOY] * * * …   Universalium

  • tomboy — [täm′boi΄] n. [see TOM] a girl who behaves or plays like an active boy; hoyden tomboyish adj. tomboyishly adv. tomboyishness n …   English World dictionary

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