DiscardedYKTTW Out-manned by a Woman YKTTW Discussion
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Where a woman proves to be equal to or better at what men usually do in a short period of time.Tropeworthy? Better Name Already have? Better Name Motion To Discard
This trope has been in use for multiple forms of media. This trope is usually in affect when Bob does something masculine only to be outdone by Alice in a brieft span of time. Compare with One of the Boys, Action Girl, Wrench Wench, and I Was Beaten by a Girl as well as Passionate Sports Girl. May invoke or subvert Positive Discrimination, depending on the actual activity they have outdone the male character in This trope is usually a Establishing Character Moment for The Lad-ette to show her credibility as such, but isn't exclusive to that charcter.
- After Shrek burps while walking through the forest, Fiona makes a loud belch herself.
- Daine of The Immortals Quartet quickly shows up a number of Carthaki soldiers with her archery skills. This after they tell her she won't be able to do a number of things, such as string the bow, lift the bow, draw the bow, or shoot. Keladry of Mindelan does much the same, winning her first jousting matches with ease.
- There's an episode of Full House when Jesse was trying to provide commentary for a hockey game, couldn't do it, and then Becky stepped in and did a near professional job at it.