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homosexual

ho·mo·sex·u·al

homosexual

 
pronunciation:
ho mo sek shu l
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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part of speech: adjective
definition: of, relating to, or exhibiting sexual attraction toward others of the same sex as oneself.
antonyms:
straight
similar words:
gay
 
part of speech: noun
definition: one who is sexually attracted to others of the same sex.
similar words:
gay
derivations: homosexually (adv.), homosexuality (n.)
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