TRANSVESTISM By N., Pam M.S. - April 29, 2013 noun. the procedure or habit of wearing the clothing garments of the other gender. Commonly referred to as transvestitism. TRANSVESTISM: "Transvestism is not the same as transvestism fetishism." Related Psychology Terms CROSS-DRESSING TRANSVESTIC FETISHISM CROSS-GENDER BEHAVIOR TRANSGENDER PHYLOGENY ORGANIC VARIABLE TRANSSEXUALISM OPERANT CONDITIONING ANALYTIC APPROACH VON RESTORFF EFFECT Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "TRANSVESTISM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/transvestism/ (accessed January 20, 2020).