Meaning of “Sapphic” in the English Dictionary

"Sapphic" in British English

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Sapphicadjective

uk /ˈsæf.ɪk/ us /ˈsæf.ɪk/

Sapphic adjective (SEXUALITY)

literary relating to lesbians (= women who are sexually attracted to other women):

Sapphic love/passion

(Definition of “Sapphic” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)