cross–dressing

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noun cross–dress·ing \ˈkrȯs-ˌdre-siŋ\

Definition of cross–dressing

  1. :  the wearing of clothes designed for the opposite sex

cross–dress

intransitive verb

cross–dresser

noun

1911

First Known Use of cross–dressing

1911


CROSS–DRESSING Defined for English Language Learners

cross–dressing

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noun cross–dress·ing \ˈkrȯs-ˌdre-siŋ\

Definition of cross–dressing for English Language Learners

  • : the act or practice of wearing clothes made for the opposite sex


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