A homosexual who takes the female role in a gay relationship. Need even more definitions? Ina London magazine described sex between women as "Sapphic passion". Seen and Heard What made you want to look up gay? British derogatory, informal poofpoofter, ponce, jessie, woofter, shirtlifter, bender. Though sodomy has been used to refer to a range of homosexual and heterosexual " unnatural acts ", the term sodomite usually refers to a homosexual male.
Gay people may also be identified under the umbrella terms queer and LGBT.
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