bewigged

adjective
be·wigged | \bi-ˈwigd, bē-\

Definition of bewigged 

: wearing a wig

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The Mother of Dragons, previously a brunette, made like her bewigged character and lightened up — big time. Donna Freydkin, Allure, "Emilia Clarke Shows Off Final Result of Platinum Blonde Dye Job," 21 Sep. 2017 The Associated Press reported that the president and his pals wandered from the poolside cocktails to the dance floor while bewigged servers and entertainers wore gowns and get-ups that looked like castoffs from Marie Antoinette and Co.’s closets. Bay Area News Group, The Mercury News, "President Donald Trump and his wife Melania party for the Red Cross at Mar-a-Lago," 5 Feb. 2017

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First Known Use of bewigged

1774, in the meaning defined above

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