Effeminacy

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Effeminacy

Blue Boy
Gainsborough painting depicting princely lad with sissyish overtones. [Br. Art.: Misc.]
Fauntleroy, Little Lord
title-inheriting, yellow-curled sissy in velvet. [Am. Lit.: Little Lord Fauntleroy]
Percy
personification of “sissy.” [Pop. Culture: Misc.]
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Again, though, we hear the limp wristed response of the new converts to capitalism, i.
But Armonico Consort Opera thought differently on Wednesday at the Warwick International Festival, opening with Moliere's satirical Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme (music by Lully) and ending with Purcell's sombre Dido and Aeneas - apparently in order that at the end of the comedy, as it prepares for the performance of a new opera, we could get a quotation from Purcell's noble overture: one of the most offensive limp wristed in-jokes I have ever encountered.
That ridiculous limp wristed side to side wave that they make the contestants do at the start.