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English definition of “gay”

gay

adjective (SEXUALITY)    /ɡeɪ/
B1 sexually attracted to people of the same sex and not to people of the opposite sex: gay rights Mark knew he was gay by the time he was fourteen. the lesbian and gay communityRelating to sexual preference gayness     /ˈɡeɪ.nəs/ noun [U] Relating to sexual preference
(Definition of gay adjective (SEXUALITY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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