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Boyishness

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Drew, Nancy
tall, slender, boyish, girl detective. [Children’s Lit.: Bungalow Mystery]
Jo
tall, awkward tomboy in March family. [Am. Lit.: Little Women]
Oakley, Annie
(1860–1926) American markswoman with boyish style. [Am. Hist.: Century Cyclopedia, 2993]
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According to the website's report Yelchin is just 25-year-old and his boyish charm may come handy while playing the younger version of Spidey.
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While your boyish charms and childish humour might have attracted us in the first Place, there are times we need you to be grown up and supportive.
Lena has our look of the week with her boyish short mop haircut with a long, wavy fringe.
I'd say Grant, a bit too old for the boyish self-deprecation and sweet cow's lick of hair, is improving.
She explained that she had decided to "explore new proportions" using boyish elements against a sense of femininity.
com)-- A Boyish God is a troubling novel with deep insights.
Also perfect for curvy or boyish figures, the nipped-in waists and super body-con pieces are guaranteed to give you an hourglass figure like Kim's.
uk / 01299 406460) BOYISH The 'straight-up-and-down' nature of a boyish figure makes it easy to wear almost anything but sometimes it's hard to feel feminine.
His public image has been pretty much the same, he likes to be taken seriously yet maintain a certain boyish earnestness.