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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Offensive terms for an openly homosexual man; A timid man or boy considered childish or unassertive; Large-flowered garden plant having velvety petals of various colors.

Usage examples (31)
  • My brothers used the term pansy all the time growing up.
  • She felt as if she stood in pansy lights and iris air.
  • This line is always good for a snigger in pansy-left circles.
  • I had no idea that using the word pansy in this way means you are homophobic. for more
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