Link to this page. Retrieved onJune 17 from https: The panel acknowledged however that this use It was apparently not until the 20th century that the word began to be used to mean specifically "homosexual", although it had earlier acquired sexual connotations. Webarchive template wayback links Pages containing links to subscription-only content All articles lacking reliable references Articles lacking reliable references from January CS1 maint: Pink News. Part of a series on.
While retaining its other meanings, its use among young people as a general term of disparagement is common.
John — English poet and dramatist. When used in these ways, the extent to which it still retains connotations of homosexuality has been debated and harshly criticized. Archived from the original on 4 August
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