gaydar

[ gey-dahr ]

nounInformal.
  1. a person's purported intuitive or sensing ability to identify gay people.

Origin of gaydar

1
First recorded in 1980–85; gay + (ra)dar

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gaydar

/ (ˈɡeɪdɑː) /


noun
  1. informal the supposed ability of a homosexual person to recognize whether another person is homosexual

Origin of gaydar

1
C20 from gay + (ra) dar

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