Like a stereotypical boy in appearance or demeanor.
‘People disliked his boyish and juvenile behaviour.’; ‘Her boyish figure belied her femininity.’;
A girl who behaves in a typically boyish manner.
‘His sister, his dearest and only playmate, is a tomboy at heart.’; ‘girly girl’;
Resembling a boy in a manners or opinions; belonging to a boy; childish; trifling; puerile.
‘A boyish, odd conceit.’;
befitting or characteristic of a young boy;
‘a boyish grin’; ‘schoolboyish pranks’;
A romping girl; a hoiden.
a girl who behaves in a boyish manner
a girl who enjoys rough, noisy activities traditionally associated with boys.
A tomboy is a girl who exhibits characteristics or behaviors considered typical of a boy. Common characteristics include wearing masculine clothing and engaging in games and activities that are physical in nature and are considered in many cultures to be unfeminine or the domain of boys.