drag queen

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: dragqueen and drag-queen

English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia
drag queens

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

drag queen (plural drag queens)

  1. (colloquial, LGBT) A person, usually male, who dresses up in women's clothing and makeup, typically in an exaggerated fashion and for public performance.
    • 1996, Robert Rodi, Drag Queen, Plume Books, →ISBN, page 51:
      "Guy's a drag queen, Mitch." "I know that." "Well, there you are. You can't trust him." Tweak. Tweak. Tweak. Mitchell sneered. It was his turn to shake his head. "Just because he dresses like a woman, I can't trust him" "It's not about dressing…
    Hypernym: transvestite
    Coordinate term: drag king

Related terms[edit]

Translations[edit]


Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From English drag queen.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

drag queen f (indeclinable) or drag queen m pers (indeclinable)

  1. (LGBT) drag queen

Further reading[edit]

  • drag queen in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • drag queen in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

drag queen m or f (plural drag queens)

  1. drag queen