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faggotnoun

uk   us   /ˈfæɡ.ət/
  • faggot noun (GAY MAN)

[C] mainly US slang (informal fag) a ​gay man. This word is ​consideredoffensive when it is used by ​people who are not ​gay.
  • faggot noun (FOOD)

[C usually plural] UK a ​ball of ​meatmixed with ​bread and ​herbs, ​fried or ​cooked in ​sauce
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