non·​ho·​mo·​sex·​u·​al ˌnän-ˌhō-mə-ˈsek-sh(ə-)wəl How to pronounce nonhomosexual (audio)
: nongay : not of, relating to, or characterized by sexual or romantic attraction to people of one's same sex
nonhomosexual relationships/people
nonhomosexual noun
nonhomosexually adverb

Word History

First Known Use

1919, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nonhomosexual was in 1919

Dictionary Entries Near nonhomosexual

Cite this Entry

“Nonhomosexual.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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