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View synonyms for drag artist

drag artist

[ drag ahr-tist ]

noun

, Slang.
  1. a person of any gender who performs drag, a performance art form that is especially associated with LGBTQ+ communities and is characterized by a stylized and exaggerated interpretation of femininity or masculinity that plays with stereotypical gender themes.


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Word History and Origins

Origin of drag artist1

First recorded in 1960–65, most frequently referring to drag queens

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