Definition of sapphism
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Most of the women who come for an evening of unabashed sapphism with Skirt Club identify as straight, says LeJeune, a former Bloomberg journalist currently married to a man.
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Origin and Etymology of sapphism
Sappho + -ism; from the belief that Sappho was homosexual
First Known Use: circa 1890See Words from the same year
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