Synonyms of homosexual in English:



  • gay, lesbian, sapphic, lesbigay, GLBT (gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgendered)
    rare homophile, Uranian
    informal pink, lavender, camp, lezzy, les, lesbo, butch, dykey
    informal , derogatory queer, limp-wristed, that way, swinging the other way, homo
    British informal , derogatory bent, poofy
    North American informal , derogatory fruity
    [Antonyms] heterosexual, straight
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  • gay, lesbian, gay person, lesbigay
    informal queen, friend of Dorothy, dyke, les, lesbo, lezzie, butch, femme
    informal , derogatory queer, homo, pansy, nancy, bumboy, nelly
    British informal , derogatory poof, poofter, ponce, jessie, woofter, shirtlifter, bender
    North American informal , derogatory cupcake, swish, twinkie
    Australian informal wonk
    South African informal , derogatory moffie
    West Indian informal , derogatory batty boy, batty man
    [Antonyms] heterosexual, straight
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    homophobia fear of homosexuals

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