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homosexual

noun [C] uk   /ˌhəʊ.məˈsek.sju.əl/ us    /ˌhoʊ.moʊˈsek.ʃu.əl/
a person, especially a man, who is sexually attracted to people of the same sex and not to people of the opposite sex
homosexual
adjective uk   us  
homosexual sex/relationships
homosexuality
noun [U] uk   /-ˌsek.sjuˈæl.ə.ti/ us    /-sek.ʃuˈæl.ə.t̬i/
I've never been ashamed of my homosexuality.
Translations of “homosexual”
in Korean 동성애의…
in Arabic مِثلي الجِنس…
in French homosexuel/-elle, homosexuel…
in Turkish aynı cinse ilgi duyan, aynı cinsi çekici bulan…
in Italian omosessuale…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指男性)同性戀者…
in Russian гомосексуальный…
in Polish homoseksualny…
in Spanish homosexual…
in Portuguese homossexual…
in German homosexuell…
in Catalan homosexual…
in Japanese 同性愛の…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指男性)同性恋者…
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