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Synonyms and Antonyms of tomboyish

  1. having qualities or traits that are traditionally considered inappropriate for a girl or woman <her father thought that ice hockey was a little too tomboyish for her, but her mother and older brother encouraged her to take it up> Synonyms hoydenish, manlike, mannish, unfeminine, unladylike, unwomanlyRelated Words gentlemanly, male, manly, masculineNear Antonyms effeminate, girlish, sissified, sissy, unmanly, unmasculine, womanish, womanlike; distaff, petticoatAntonyms female, feminine, ladylike, womanly

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