Definition of poofter in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈpʊftə/
Pronunciation: /ˈpuːftə/


British informal, offensive
Another term for poof2.
Example sentences
  • ‘Only poofters drink white wine,’ he declared.
  • His 1960s employment policies in Australia could be summed up as: ‘No blacks, no poofters, no suede shoes.’
  • That's what would cure these namby pamby poofters.


Early 20th century: extended form.

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