tomboy

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A popular term for a girl whose developmental gender-identity/role is somewhat discordant with her genital phenotype

tomboy

Psychology A popular term for a girl whose developmental gender-identity/role is discordant with her genotype. Cf Sissy.
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ELSESSER: I've been a tomboy my whole life, [especially] when I was younger and I couldn't figure out the balance.
Headquartered a stone's throw from the city's trademark White Stag sign, Wildfang calls Portland home in much the same way tomboys are soon to call Wildfang home.
It's no wonder perhaps that the movement has become associated with homosexuality -- although it is by no means certain that homosexuality is part of the tomboy or emo styles.
A tomboy can play rugby and bring food to the table as well; and some men just hate this because tomboys, I believe, are the sort of competition that makes them feel insecure.
The Oxford Dictionary defines the tomboy concept as "a girl who enjoys rough, noisy activities traditionally associated with boys.
Being a tomboy is not easy, because people think you are a tough cookie, forgetting that you are just a girl that is comfortable in her own skin and refuses to follow top female trends.
But their attitudes toughens you up because a tomboy knows how to stand up for herself and will never give up a battle.
I know what it is like being a tomboy in Namibia, but I didn't know what it was like being a Tomboy from East Africa or other SADC countries.
And now whenever I see a tomboy cousin, a friend or just someone on the streets; I know we have something in common.
You, a tomboy with a loose fitting shirt or baggy pants is considered sloppy.
Researchers also found that tomboys were likely to have older brothers and parents with highly masculine trends.
We would dress up so we could earn money for a horse and our tomboy type of life.