[ lez-boh ]
/ ˈlɛz boʊ /

noun, plural les·bos. Slang: Extremely Disparaging and Offensive.

a contemptuous term used to refer to a lesbian.

Origin of lesbo

An Americanism dating back to 1935–40; lesb(ian) + -o
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Word Origin and History for lesbo


by 1940, colloquial shortening of lesbian.

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