homophobe

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noun ho·mo·phobe \ˈhō-mə-ˌfōb\

Definition of homophobe

  1. :  a person characterized by homophobia

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First Known Use of homophobe

1971


HOMOPHOBE Defined for English Language Learners

homophobe

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Definition of homophobe for English Language Learners

  • : a person who hates or is afraid of homosexuals or treats them badly

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