het

noun
\ ˈhet How to pronounce het (audio) \

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het adjective

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A decade ago, the mere notion of walking around in spandex with persistent camel toe would be a source of legit anxiety for your average cis-het femme. Jessamyn Stanley, Marie Claire, "Thin? Fat? Who Cares? Wear the Yoga Leggings," 21 Feb. 2018 Buffalo dropped a 2-1 decision to Elliott and the Flyers on Dec. 14, with Lehner in het. Sam Carchidi, Philly.com, "Fatgued or not, Brian Elliott will make 10th straight start as Flyers face Sabres," 22 Dec. 2017

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First Known Use of het

circa 1972, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of het was circa 1972

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