transvestite


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Synonyms for transvestite

cross-dresser

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Synonyms for transvestite

someone who adopts the dress or manner or sexual role of the opposite sex

receiving sexual gratification from wearing clothing of the opposite sex

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About the incident occurred with the transvestites, she said that seven among them were called by the SHO Cantonment Police Station Nowshera and put them behind bars without any charges.
He is due to go to the Rio police commissariat to make a full statement on Monday, as are the transvestites.
This paper presents the results of an oral history project on transsexual and transvestite artists in the Canadian city of Montreal, 1955-1985.
He says there are more than 5,000 transvestites living across Ireand, but that most live in Dublin, Cork and Galway.
Q A FRIEND took me to a club where transvestites were performing.
A 31-year-old organ enthusiast who hit the headlines two weeks ago after marrying a 70-year-old grandmother, lived a secret double life as a transvestite called Sarah, it emerged yesterday.
The only other popstar to sport such a bizarre curly outcrop in this country has been Brian May, who just looks like an anorexic transvestite.
Crow befriends a number of eccentric personalities on his trip (the transvestite art dealer, the clairvoyant hot mama) who adopt him and introduce him to his version of heaven.
As soon as I said I was a transvestite I should've been dead in the water.
Even as a small boy he drove men mad with passion, and the ambitious Martha soon turns the alluring adolescent into a celebrated transvestite performer known as Sirena Selena (referred to throughout the book in the feminine).
Breathless television and radio updates the following days described how the police leapt on a convivial old couple who had, to their misfortune, put through a call to the parliament earlier that fateful night; it was only after their thorough humiliation in the press that the culprit was revealed as a famous transvestite and campaigner for prostitutes' rights, who explained that lack of public attention to himself was ca using him personal distress.
Six foreign transvestite prostitutes plying their trade in the northern state of Penang have been detained Thursday by authorities for working illegally in Malaysia, a local daily reported Tuesday.
In Vested Interests, her brilliant study of cross-dressing, Marjorie Garber writes of the "extraordinary power of the transvestite as an aesthetic and psychological agent of destabilization, desire, and fantasy.
McLaughlin's solution is literally to "re-dress" the problem of Jesus' maleness by reading him as a transvestite, as one who shatters the opposed duality of male/female.
Trexler focuses, however, not at all on women but on the Indian biological male transvestite; the "berdache," a passive homosexual who differed from European transvestites in his life-long retention of the female clothing, mannerisms, and activities that were often adopted in early childhood (8).