Costume Play. Where adults dress up in costumes of Japanese anime or game characters.

I am going to a cosplay party as Pikachu.

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  • cosplay — /ˈkɒzpleɪ/ (say kozplay) noun a genre of performance art in which participants adopt costumes and accessories to represent a character drawn from literature, comic strips, television shows, video games, etc. {cos(tume) + play} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Cosplay — Cọs|play [...ple:], das; s, s <englisch> (das Sichverkleiden als eine Figur aus einem Manga o. Ä.) …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • cosplay — …   Useful english dictionary

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