ladyboy


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ladyboy

(ˈleɪdɪˌbɔɪ)
n
informal a transvestite or transsexual, esp one from the Far East
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ladyboy

lady-boy [ˈleɪdibɔɪ] n (= transvestite) → travesti m (= transsexual) → transsexuel m
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It was not explained how bouncers were left to determine who was a 'ladyboy' or not.
Co-author Jarrett Davis said the surveys saw them 'stumbling across the highest rates of violence we have seen in research we have done', adding that said violence was sometimes seen as part and parcel with the ladyboy identity - one which is often perceived as hypersexualised.
Anne Fennell, 57, referred to Michael D Higgins as a "ladyboy" on one occasion.
When one character, who is traveling with a tourist group in Thailand for the first time, asks another character, a business man who has visited Thailand many times and knows more about Thailand, whether or not the pretty girl besides them in the elevator is a ladyboy? The businessman answers with a sneer: "Yes, she/he is.
London, April 9 ( ANI ): Tom Daley has revealed that while he was travelling in Thailand for a new TV show, he met his first 'ladyboy' and he was thrilled about it.
Paris St Germain's Thiago Silva, who Barton branded a 'ladyboy', was reportedly unimpressed, as probably were his clubmates David Beckham and Zlatan Imbrahimovic, and Brazil's Neymar, who were also treated to Barton's unedifying slurs.
Barton has created a stir in France after labelling Paris-Saint Germain midfielder Thiago Silva an "overweight ladyboy" on his Twitter page.
The ladyboy cabarets may not be everyone's cup of tea, but they are extremely popular at Chaweng.
PURE BY TIMOTHY MO (Turnaround Books, pounds 16.99) SET in Thailand, we meet film critic, ladyboy and narrator of the novel Snooky, who manages to get herself into a precarious situation when she's involved in a drug bust.
I know someone who is engaged to be married who had sordid dealings with a ladyboy on a stag do I attended on the continent (he is not engaged to the ladyboy).