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.