faggy

[ fag-ee ]
/ ˈfæg i /

adjective, fag·gi·er, fag·gi·est. Slang.

Extremely Disparaging and Offensive. of or resembling a male homosexual.
Offensive. effeminate.
Offensive. coyly affected.

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Origin of faggy

First recorded in 1965–70; fag2 + -y1

usage note for faggy

See fag2.

OTHER WORDS FROM faggy

fag·gi·ness, noun
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