drag queen

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drag queen

n. Slang
A man, especially a performer, who dresses as a woman.

drag queen

n
1. (Professions) a male who dresses as a woman and impersonates female characteristics for public entertainment
2. slang a male transvestite

drag′ queen`


n.
Slang. a male transvestite.
[1940–45]
Translations
Drag QueenTunte
drag queen
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A drag artist dressed as the character "Elsa" from Disney's movie "Frozen" single-handedly pushed a stuck Boston Police van out of the snow during Tuesday's blizzard which hit the area with high winds and swiftly falling snow.
The real life drag artist, dancer and comic is played with a suitably theatrical flourish by Douglas Booth.
Drag artist Tess Tickle told The Northern Echo: "She performed her single on stage and was very accommodating towards everyone.
And in the concluding episode, he meets a drag artist who believes that creating an alter ego can help men become more comfortable with their own identities.
ON THIS DAY LAST YEAR: The Eurovision Song Contest generated 5,384,678 tweets with Austrian drag artist Conchita Wurst crowned the winner, pictured.
ON THIS DAY LAST YEAR: The Eurovision Song Contest generated 5,384,678 tweets on social media with Austrian drag artist Conchita Wurst crowned the winner.
The drag artist, whose real name is Tom Neuwirth, became a superstar overnight after her win, and is now set to cash in on her new-found fame with an album and a worldwide tour, Daily Star reported.
Ohio drag artist Penny Tration is returning for the 4th time to K-State for the show and said, "There is nothing more energizing than performing for 800+ screaming college students.
North East drag artist Robert Younger, who featured in that 1995 Tyne Theatre production, will be back on stage next week, while Chris Hayward, the Theatre Royal's panto dame, will be keeping a close eye on proceedings.
Belluz was very good as a drag artist who impersonates the Virgin Mary.
A DRAG artist was beginning a two-year jail sentence last night for conning victims out of nearly pounds 11,000 in a property scam.
Over the years the likes of Cilla Black, actress Anne Bancroft and legendary drag artist Danny La Rue have been guests at the luxury hotel and restaurant in Holyhead Road, Allesley, which has 31 rooms.