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After the drabness of the 1950s, her clothes were chic and slightly transgressive, but not haute couture.
What was once sexy and mildly transgressive—the perfect antidote to Twilight—devolved into a repetitive, unimaginative mess.'True Blood' Ends With a Whimper: The Sexy HBO Vampire Series Is (Finally) Over|Marlow Stern|August 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A genuinely transgressive art moment reeked of elementary school art project.
To that end, they partnered with oddity website Atlas Obscura over the summer to host “The School of Transgressive Placemaking.”A Most Illegal Adventure with New York City’s Wildest Underground Event Planners|Nina Strochlic|December 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
As a 22-year-old VJ for MTV, in the days when MTV still had VJs, Kennedy was at once transgressive and unpredictable.Lisa Kennedy Montgomery on Her Path From MTV to Fox Business|Lloyd Grove|December 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It is obvious all through that transgressive growth is the starting-point in the formation of new individuals.
When this limit has been passed, the transgressive growth takes the form of reproduction.
If then selection does not bring about transgressive variation in a general population, how can selection produce anything new?A Critique of the Theory of Evolution|Thomas Hunt Morgan