Lesbian is defined as a homosexual woman, or a woman who is sexually attracted to other women.(noun)
An example of a lesbian is a woman who has a girlfriend and who engages in sexual behavior with that girlfriend.
The definition of lesbian is something related to homosexual women or women who feel sexual attraction to other women.(adjective)
A marriage between two women is an example of a marriage that would be described as a lesbian marriage.
See lesbian in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: from the eroticism or homosexuality attributed to Sappho and her followers in Lesbos
Origin: L Lesbius < Gr Lesbios
See lesbian in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: From the putative homosexuality of Sappho, lyric poet of Lesbos.
Origin: From Latin Lesbius
Origin: , from Greek Lesbios
Origin: , from Lesbos.
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