Homosexual meaning

hō'mə-sĕk'sho͝o-əl, -mō-
Of, relating to, or having a sexual orientation to persons of the same sex.
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A person who is attracted solely or primarily to others of the same sex.
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A homosexual person; a gay man or a lesbian.
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Intended for or used by homosexuals, as a nightclub, a bar, etc.
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The definition of homosexual is people who are sexually attracted to individuals who are the same sex, or it is something related to sexual attraction to someone of the same sex.

A man's sexual attraction to another man is an example of something that would be described as a homosexual attraction.

A bar that is primarily frequented by gay men and gay women is an example of a homosexual bar.

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Homosexual is defined as a person who is sexually attracted to someone of his or her own sex.

A man who is sexually attracted to other men is an example of a homosexual.

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Of, characterized by, or having to do with homosexuality.
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A homosexual individual.
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(of a person or animal) Sexually attracted primarily to other members of the same sex. Being either a male androphile or a female gynephile. (Sometimes used in the sense of sole/exclusive attraction.)
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(of a romantic or sexual act or relationship) Between two people of the same gender or same sex; gay.

My sister is currently in a homosexual relationship with a girl in her class.

Homosexual acts, a homosexual kiss.

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Origin of homosexual

  • From homo- + sexual, English from 1892.
    From Wiktionary