lez

[ lez ]
/ lɛz /

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

a contemptuous term used to refer to a lesbian.

Nearby words

  1. leypoldt,
  2. leyster,
  3. leyte,
  4. leyte gulf,
  5. leyton,
  6. leze majesty,
  7. lezghian,
  8. lezzie,
  9. león,
  10. león, juan ponce de

Also lez·zie.

Origin of lez

by shortening and respelling

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British Dictionary definitions for lezzie

lezzie

lezza (ˈlezə)

/ (ˈlɛzɪ) /

noun

slang a lesbian
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Word Origin and History for lezzie

lez

also les; by 1929, colloquial shortening of lesbian.

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