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cross-dress

[kraws-dres, kros-] /ˈkrɔsˈdrɛs, ˈkrɒs-/
verb (used without object)
1.
to dress in clothing typically worn by members of the opposite sex.
Related forms
cross-dresser, noun
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cross-dressing

noun
1.
the wearing of clothes normally associated with the opposite sex
Derived Forms
cross-dresser, noun
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n.

also crossdressing, cross dressing, 1911, from cross (adj.) + dressing; a translation of German Transvestismus (cf. transvestite).

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