gender-bender


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gender-bender

1. n. a device that changes electrical plugs or sockets to the opposite gender—male to female, female to male. You need what’s called a gender-bender to match those plugs.
2. mod. having to do with something that obscures male/female distinctions. Those gender-bender hairstyles can be confusing.
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Son's next hit was her gender-bender BOY, an unconscious homage to that production of Hamlet.
The openly gay bombshell has spent the last decade playing bass and doing backup vocals for legendary gender-bender David Bowie.
Opening May 5 at Gotham's Film Forum, fascinating study of pioneering glam gender-bender could lure urban auds nationwide.
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subsided, pop's gender-bender boom of the '80s appeared to be over.
The production is a return to form for Bernardo, who first charmed her way to viewers' hearts with the exceptional coming-of-age screen gender-bender, 2013's 'Ang Huling Cha-cha ni Anita.
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comic talents toiling in all fields, including standup gender-bender Eddie Izzard, the small screen's Ricky Gervais (of the Office"), the twisted duo behind "Little Britain," the twisted trio-plus of" The League of Gentlemen" and the film hitmeister Richard Curtis, who sent half the critics reaching for poisonous adjectives and the other half, along with audiences, into gentle hysteria with "Love Actually.
Stedman, now 36, has gone for a freaky gender-bender look, complete with goatee beard and pigtails.
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John Agnew, of Kilbirnie, has a right gender-bender tickler that has me stumped this week.
underplays the gender-bender part to credible effect.
So, the word's out: Gender-bender versatility in the biz is great, but straight actors who 'go edgy' should be prepared for possible reversals of career fortunes, because it can be a 'double-bladed' sword.
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