cross dressing

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Synonyms for cross dressing

the practice of adopting the clothes or the manner or the sexual role of the opposite sex

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The exhibition looks at the tradition of cross dressing in the theatre, and how for a long time in both Greek and Christian theatre female characters were played by men on stage, and how the wearing of trousers by women only really became acceptable in this country after they wore them for work in the two world wars.
A new website aimed at cross dressing males has been launched in the North East.
Homosexuality and cross dressing represent human sexuality diversity in the American culture.
However, a broader definition of cross dressing - that includes not only those in positions of power dressing like the less powerful, but the powerless concealing their identity by dressing "up" like the dominant groups reveals that Egyptians engage in a great deal of cross dressing.
A drag version of high formal seriousness, Cross Dressing, 1992-93, delivers a challenge to the traditionally sober cruciform shape with punchy fields of pink, blue, and green.
Vested interests: Cross dressing and cultural anxiety.
It's got to the point now where I am concerned about my mental state because I'm torn between whether to continue resisting or give into these urges to go back to cross dressing.