lez

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noun, plural lez·zes. Slang: Extremely Disparaging and Offensive.

a contemptuous term used to refer to a lesbian.

Also lez·zie.

Origin of lez

by shortening and respelling
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Historical Examples of lez

  • The combat with the giant may likewise be paralleled from the Lez Breiz cycle in that heros fight with the Moorish giant.

  • "Ah gee, lez—oh, lez go down the lake and swipe some mushrats out of somebody's traps," Cy was yawning.

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    Sinclair Lewis


Word Origin and History for lez

also les; by 1929, colloquial shortening of lesbian.

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