be one of the girls

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be one of the girls

To be an accepted member of a particular social group, especially one made up primarily or entirely of women. Jen's nice and all, but she's just not one of the girls.
See also: girl, of, one

be one of the ˈlads/ˈboys/ˈgirls

(informal) be a member of a group of friends of the same sex and a similar age, who meet regularly to enjoy themselves: His wife doesn’t understand that he likes being one of the lads from time to time.She’s never really been one of the girls. She much prefers the company of men.
See also: boy, girl, lad, of, one
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I AM one of the girls in the photograph of pupils at Priory High School.
If I am honest," adds the woman who not only confessed to having cosmetic surgery but had it filmed for TV, "people feel I am one of the girls.
I am one of the girls in the picture on the back row, the tallest, just to the right of Frank Hughes, who I remember to be a very good teacher.