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Offensive words for homosexual people - thesaurus

Synonyms

nancy

noun

Britishold-fashioned an offensive word for a gay man who the speaker thinks behaves like a woman

poof

noun

Britishoffensive an offensive word for a gay man

fairy

noun

offensive an offensive word for a gay man

pansy

noun

offensive an offensive word for a gay man

queen

noun

offensive an offensive word for a gay man who the speaker thinks is like a woman in the way that he looks, talks, or behaves

dyke

noun

offensive an offensive word for a lesbian (=woman who is gay)

poofter

noun

Britishoffensive a gay man

fag

noun

mainly Americanoffensive an offensive word for a gay man

bull dyke

noun

offensive an offensive word for a gay woman whose appearance or behaviour is considered to be very male

dike

another spelling of dyke

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faggot

noun

mainly Americanoffensive an offensive word for a gay man

fruit

noun

mainly Americanoffensive an offensive word for a man who is gay

queer

noun

offensive an offensive word for someone who is gay, bisexual, or transgender

BuzzWord

gaslight

to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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