cross-dressing

noun
cross-dress·​ing | \ˈkrȯs-ˌdre-siŋ \

Definition of cross-dressing 

: the wearing of clothes designed for the opposite sex

Other Words from cross-dressing

cross-dress \ˈkrȯs-​ˌdres \ intransitive verb
cross-dresser \ˈkrȯs-​ˌdre-​siŋ \ noun

First Known Use of cross-dressing

1911, in the meaning defined above

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cross-dressing

noun

English Language Learners Definition of cross-dressing

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

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