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English definition of “come out of the closet”

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come out of the closet

to tell your family, friends, or the public that you are gay, after previously keeping this secret
Translations of “come out of the closet”
in Chinese (Traditional) 公開同性戀身分…
in Chinese (Simplified) 公开同性恋身份…
(Definition of come out of the closet from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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