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  • During her first week at Kenilworth Junior High, she was bullied by children who mistook her for an effeminate boy.Winona Ryder-Wikipedia
  • It was lip-synched by an effeminate drug dealer played by Dean Stockwell, after which Booth demanded the song be played over and over, once beating the protagonist while the song played.Roy Orbison-Wikipedia
  • Effeminacy in Chicano men, Chicana lesbianism, and any other deviation which challenges patriarchal gender and sexuality is highly policed and understood as an attack on the family by Chicano men.Chicano-Wikipedia
  • His first major gimmick in the company had him wrestling in matches in garish green suspenders and acting as something of a "pretty boy" – at least in relation to the rest of the ECW roster.Tommy Dreamer-Wikipedia
  • One is of a markedly effeminate tailor measuring Tom for a suit, another where Mamie serves Matt breakfast in bed, and the third showing Tom being seduced when hiding out in a woman's apartment.The Public Enemy-Wikipedia
  • Pee-wee is commonly portrayed as an impatient and fun-loving child with dainty, effeminate mannerisms and quirky facial expressions.Pee-wee Herman-Wikipedia
  • The only American and viewed as effeminate, Manning became the target of bullying at school.Chelsea Manning-Wikipedia
  • Buford decides to call for help from his brothers Reggie, a Mountie Sergeant in Quebec, and Gaylord, an effeminate Texas State Patrolman.Smokey and the Bandit II-Wikipedia
  • For example, ancient Greeks often considered the wearing of trousers by Persian men as a sign of an effeminate attitude.Women's history-Wikipedia
  • Effeminate men are often associated with homosexuality, although femininity is not necessarily related to a man's sexuality.Femininity-Wikipedia
  • Effeminacy is inaccurately associated with homosexuality, and some gay men doubted their sexual orientation; they did not see themselves as effeminate, and felt little connection to gay culture.Masculinity-Wikipedia
  • He stated that although Blaine is gay, he is not "overly queeny, and not too butch either," and that while his sexuality is a "huge part of who he is", it is not a major facet of how he wishes to be perceived.Blaine Anderson-Wikipedia
  • The depiction of the future Edward II as an effeminate homosexual drew accusations of homophobia against Gibson.Braveheart-Wikipedia
  • Like Roger, he is often critical of Steve's effeminate mannerisms, at one point asking him if he's "allergic to vaginas".Klaus Heisler-Wikipedia
  • At the encouragement of PNW promoter Harry Elliot, who was aware of Patterson's homosexuality, Patterson developed the character of "Pretty Boy" Pat Patterson, an effeminate wrestler who wore lipstick, sunglasses, and a beret and carried a cigarette holder.Pat Patterson (wrestler)-Wikipedia
  • Desperate to help Dan communicate with the children despite his inexperience with children, Charlie recruits his friend Jimmy Lunchbox (Bernie Mac), a flamboyant children's entertainer, who is famous around the world.Old Dogs (film)-Wikipedia
  • The story focuses on Hazumu Osaragi, a normal, albeit effeminate high school boy who is killed when an alien spaceship crash lands on him, only to be restored to health as a girl.Kashimashi: Girl Meets Girl-Wikipedia
  • Others may wear make-up and use feminine pronouns, but dress masculinely, and are closer to the Western category of effeminate gay man than transgender.Kathoey-Wikipedia
  • He is a pompous, effeminate, over-refined food-critic whose taste buds are insured.List of Frasier characters-Wikipedia
  • He takes the form of a slender, effeminate man with long, pale blue and green hair.Dead Moon Circus-Wikipedia
  • He moved to Southern California to live with his extended family there, including his effeminate cousin Iqbal (Tony Yalda) and Shazzy (Noureen DeWulf).American Dreamz-Wikipedia
  • The band members swallow several mealworms before finding two effeminate gay men in a café, who are then beaten over the head with baguettes and knocked unconscious.The Bad Touch-Wikipedia
  • Aditi's younger brother Varun (Ishan Nair) plans an elaborate dance for the pre-wedding party with another cousin, Ayesha (Neha Dubey), but Lalit worries that his son is becoming too effeminate and plans to send him to boarding school.Monsoon Wedding-Wikipedia
  • This backfires when Bart craves slim cigarettes, considered effeminate because they are marketed to women.Homer's Phobia-Wikipedia
  • The Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan has claimed that Jews are "turning men into women and women into men" and using a specially concocted strain of marijuana which is designed to make black men gay and effeminate.Antisemitic canard-Wikipedia
  • After facing backlash from fans of Harry Styles, on November 15, Candace doubled down on her stance against men being feminine, tweeting "I’m impervious to woke culture. Showing me 50 examples of something won’t make it any less stupid".Candace Owens-Wikipedia
  • From an early age, Haarmann's behavior was noticeably effeminate.Fritz Haarmann-Wikipedia
  • However, according to the Kama Sutra, fellatio is above all a characteristic of eunuchs (or, according to other translations, of effeminate homosexuals or trans women similar to the modern Hijra of India), who use their mouths as a substitute for female genitalia.Fellatio-Wikipedia
  • Effeminacy was a favorite accusation in Roman political invective, and was aimed particularly at populares, the politicians of the faction who represented themselves as champions of the people, sometimes called Rome's "democratic" party in contrast to the optimates, a conservative elite of nobles.Sexuality in ancient Rome-Wikipedia
  • Nico (Jonah Blechman) is the most flamboyant, outgoing, and effeminate of the group.Another Gay Movie-Wikipedia

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