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British slang the activity of making vicious and unprovoked verbal or physical assaults upon homosexuals or supposed homosexuals
THINGAMABOB OR THINGUMMY: CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN THE US AND UK TERMS IN THIS QUIZ?
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Derived forms of queer-bashingqueer-basher, noun
Words nearby queer-bashing
queen's ware, queen truss, queer, queerbait, queerbaiting, queer-bashing, queer fish, queersplain, Queer Street, quelea, Quelimane
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