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faggot

play
noun fag·got \ˈfa-gət\

Definition of faggot

usually disparaging

  1. :  a male homosexual

faggotry

play \-gə-trē\ noun usually disparaging

faggoty

play \-gə-tē\ adjective usually disparaging


Origin and Etymology of faggot

earlier and dialect, contemptuous word for a woman or child, probably from 1fagot


First Known Use: 1914

Rhymes with faggot


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