drag queen

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drag queen

Female impersonator, gynemimetic Sexology A ♂ with ♀ affect–often 'overplayed'; a ♂ homosexual and ♀ wannabe, with ♂ genitalia; DQs may take hormones to ↑ breasts, and thus are hormonally, but not surgically “enhanced.” See Transsexuals, Transvestite. Cf Andromimetic.
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And he has found the female impersonators to be the most popular draw.
Bette Davis has always attracted a gay following and was freguently imitated by female impersonators such as Charles Pierce.
Taken by latter to a nightclub where female impersonators abound, enraptured Chance drifts backstage.
I went to a female impersonators' club called La Cage aux Folles in Hollywood.
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Now it's the turn of Tyneside to experience the eastern flavour of the Lady Boys of Bangkok, probably the world's greatest female impersonators.
DINNER AND A SHOW Guests at the Golden Oldies party for the Community AIDS Network at the Golden Apple chose costumes from their favorite decade, then enjoyed dinner, a cabaret show and appearances by an array of talented female impersonators.
One downside for potential customers who are women or female impersonators: it doesn't work through artificial fingernails.--KEW
Where the photos that solicit the obduracy of the body tend to focus on the mask, the bow, the shiny dress, the glossy reflection, this image, along with Two female impersonators backstage, N.Y.C., 1961, seems to catch some pleasure and motion generated from touch.
They liked living in the Tenderloin or along "Polkstrasse," where the bars were, so that the house had turned into a rest home for retired female impersonators and aging ex-vaudevillians unable to find work.
By puberty, a majority report they are unhappy with the way they are and they become 'female impersonators' who start thinking what they must do to please others.
Legs were given a final close shave - though, this being a female impersonators event, contestants also took razors to their chins, arms, backs and chests.