HyperDic: homosexual

English > 2 senses of the word homosexual:
ADJECTIVEallhomosexualsexually attracted to members of your own sex
NOUNperson homosexual, homophile, homo, gaysomeone who practices homosexuality
homosexual > pronunciation
Soundshhow.mowseh'kshahwahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > homosexual: 2 senses > adjective 1
Meaningsexually attracted to members of your own sex.
Attribute ofsexual activity, sexual practice, sex, sex activityActivities associated with sexual intercourse
Narrowerbutch(of male or female homosexuals) characterized by stereotypically male traits or appearance
gay, queer, homophilehomosexual or arousing homosexual desires
homoeroticOf or concerning homosexual love
lesbian, sapphicOf or relating to or characterized by homosexual relations between woman
Oppositebisexualsexually attracted to both sexes
heterosexualsexually attracted to members of the opposite sex
Spanishhomosexual
Catalanhomosexual
Nounshomosexualsomeone who practices homosexuality
homosexualitya sexual attraction to (or sexual relations with) persons of the same sex
English > homosexual: 2 senses > noun 1, person
Meaningsomeone who practices homosexuality; having a sexual attraction to persons of the same sex.
Synonymshomophile, homo, gay
Narrowercloset queenA negative term for a homosexual man who chooses not to reveal his sexual orientation
fagot, faggot, fag, fairy, nance, pansy, queen, queer, poof, poove, poufOffensive term for an openly homosexual man
lesbian, tribade, gay womanA female homosexual
Broaderperson, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soulA human being
Spanishgay, homosexual
Catalangai, homosexual
Adjectiveshomosexualsexually attracted to members of your own sex

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