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gay

noun homoerotic, homophile, homosexual, life partner, same sex partner
Associated concepts: gay marriage
See also: jocular
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Therefore, I could identify myself at any given moment as a gay man, a male, an Italian (or, more broadly, a Caucasian), a Catholic, a baby-boomer, a lawyer, or a writer, and I would be telling the truth.
I am showing them a gay man who has a lot of respect for himself and a lot of respect for other people.
On a recent Saturday afternoon the 33-year-old gay man met up with The Advocate at a diner in Manhattan.
At the time of their separation, Buxton's husband, like Sklar, also fit the profile of the average 40- to 50 year-old married gay man.
I feel like I'm trapped in gay hell" was one comment; "Going on a dale with a gay man is my ultimate nightmare" was another, and both expressed fear that they might be touched inappropriately by their mantors.
The stereotype of the gay man who outdoes his bullies with a sharp-tongued quick wit (and a certain stoicism) is not a new one.
It's a harsh word that I have heard myself as a childless gay man.
What could have been a devastating moment instead placed Warner on his own religious quest to make peace with the fact that he was a gay man raised in a conservative faith that shunned his lifestyle.
PNP, as it's most commonly abbreviated, means doing crystal meth and fucking your brains out, the combination most likely to lead to unprotected anal intercourse, the single most dangerous sexual activity a gay man can engage in.
If it walks like a duck, quacks like a duck, but [has sex] like a gay man, it's probably a gay man, not a duck.