Share this entry

Share this page

Wolfenden Report

Line breaks: Wolf|en¦den Re¦port
Pronunciation: /ˈwʊlf(ə)nd(ə)n
 
/

Definition of Wolfenden Report in English:

A study produced in 1957 by the Committee on Homosexual Offences and Prostitution in Britain which recommended the legalization of homosexual relations between consenting adults.

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day Sprachgefühl
Pronunciation: ˈʃprɑːxɡəˌfuːl
noun
intuitive understanding of a language’s natural idiom…