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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Being attracted to members of own gender.

Usage examples (25)
  • The term homosexual can and is used for either gender, male or female.
  • Put aside for a moment that the term homosexual as a noun is unacceptable, but "practicing"?
  • Some people reject the term homosexual as an identity-label because they find it too clinical-sounding.
  • I prefer the term homosexual as the more neutral term, which suggests neither acceptance nor condemnation of homosexuality. for more
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