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Definitions

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  • n. transvestism

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  • n. the practice of adopting the clothes or the manner or the sexual role of the opposite sex

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Examples

  • After "The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie" came out, a Christian family Web site made a long list of worrisome bits, including "cartoon rear male nudity, repeatedly," "pinching of banner staff between nude buttocks" and "suggestion of sadomasochism in transvestitism."

    January 2005

  • There may be more interesting social commentary in my thought process than the idea of transvestitism as sexual identity.

    Virtual Transvestitism: An Introduction

  • Various Paraphilias/Fetishes (Sexual) such as transvestitism

    Sex Offenders and America

  • Types and degrees of identification with characters in a game or a character in a play, toys in a chest, etc. remains a fascinating issue, but not one to which we can justifiably attach labels like 'transvestitism' or even necessarily full immersion and identification.

    Virtual Transvestitism: An Introduction

  • I have to agree with the emerging consensus here that "transvestitism" is a poor choice of term to describe the general act of playing a character of the opposite sex.

    Virtual Transvestitism: An Introduction

  • Bonnie, I think it's naive to assume that terms like 'transvestitism' won't elicit a strong reaction unless used precisely and accurately.

    Virtual Transvestitism: An Introduction

  • Draining off the shock-value of (misapplied IMO) terms like "transvestitism" and "cross-dressing," we're left with the statement that sometimes, by choice or not (based on the game) people play characters of the opposite gender.

    Virtual Transvestitism: An Introduction

  • It never ocurred to me to refer to that relationship as "transvestitism" in any way; probably because their characters were represented by small pewter figures rather than animated, on-screen avatars.

    Virtual Transvestitism: An Introduction

  • Thanks to that band, my British satin'n'tat/Granny Takes A Trip patchwork boots look had now been augmented with a generous schmeer of transvestitism.

    Binky Philips: Valentine's Day With David Bowie, 1973

  • Ă‚Thanks to that band, my British satin'n'tat/Granny Takes A Trip patchwork boots look had now been augmented with a generous schmeer of transvestitism.

    Binky Philips: Valentine's Day With David Bowie, 1973

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