how to pronounce tomboy


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The above transcription of tomboy is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

tomboy is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of tomboy in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… resistance we have tomboy key from the …”

meanings of tomboy


  1. A girl who behaves in a typically boyish manner.
  2. A lesbian.

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