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lavender language

noun [U] uk   us   informal
words, phrases, and ways of speaking that are used by gay people
Translations of “lavender language”
in Chinese (Traditional) 同性戀語言(同性戀者專用的詞彙和短語)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 同性恋语言(同性恋者专用的词汇和短语)…
(Definition of lavender language from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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