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shirtlifter Line breaks: shirt|lift¦er

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of shirtlifter in English:


British informal, offensive
A homosexual.
Example sentences
  • On his recent tour of the country, he spoke shudderingly of ‘shirtlifters’ and expressed his heartfelt hope that no gay would ever run his party.
  • He shouted ‘shirtlifters of the world unite’ as he got the drinks in at the bar.
  • Yeah, the shirtlifter chic gag was pretty funny.
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