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noun as in hairpiece

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You can put the wig and fancy clothes on, but these are the eyes that make you a woman.

From Ozy

Baltimore-area actor and firefighter Alicia Horton, also found herself stuck hiding her developing breasts and wearing “a really funky wig” early in her transition in order to find work auditioning for cis-male roles.

It was such a joy and such a creative experience to wear those wigs.

So when she got picked for the show, apparently they said that that wig was the exact look they wanted.

See, you came to a wig fight with a knife while she had the wig gun.

From Ozy

One guy hams it up as Juliet, blonde wig and all, as a crowd gathers, delighted by the impromptu performance.

Lena, Emilia, and I are laughing because we sorted the wig thing out nice and early.

He gave us a little orphan girl in a red wig belting “Tomorrow.”

She arrived in court the next day wearing a platinum blonde wig, as if Cousin It had dressed as Malibu Barbie for Halloween.

When the music gets going, the woman in the Maude costume rocks so hard her wig comes loose.

When he was gone, Monsieur de Tressan flung off his wig, and mopped the perspiration from his brow.

He passed his handkerchief for the last time over face and head, and resumed his wig.

While a counsellor was pleading at the Irish bar, a louse unluckily peeped from under his wig.

Those two, Harry and Mary, are exactly alike, except for Harry's curly mane of lion-coloured wig.

He was an apprentice to a wig and curl maker, when Whitefield attracted his attention, and he became a methodist preacher.


On this page you'll find 14 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to wig, such as: toupee, periwig, peruke, postiche, rug, and false hair.

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