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gender bender

Line breaks: gen¦der bend¦er

Definition of gender bender in English:

noun

informal
A person who dresses and behaves in a way characteristic of the opposite sex.
Example sentences
  • But he skips the clumsiness associated with one gender pretending to be the other, instead allowing his female-to-male gender bender to exploit her new role with certainty and calculation.
  • It has shown us that there are people - gay, straight, trans, bi, gender bender, etc. - who do care for and love each other, and it showed us how a community can come together.
  • Rather than being a viewpoint in support of homosexuality, it's more like an argument favoring an androgynous unisexuality that even most gender benders would find unreflective of their lives.

Derivatives

gender-bending

1
adjective
Example sentences
  • He's the gender-bending ex-truck stop hustler whose autobiographical novel made him a cult celebrity while he was still in his teens.
  • A posse of hip downtown lesbians explore cowboy mythology with gender-bending glee, using every multimedia trick in the book.
  • Since the early 1800s New Orleans welcomed those with same-sex attractions into a sea of fabulous architecture, boozy decadent affairs, outrageous parades, fabulous costumes, and gender-bending.

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