slash fiction


noun Slang.

a type or piece of fan fiction involving usually same-sex romantic relationships between fictional characters or famous people, whether or not the romances actually exist: Sherlock Holmes/Dr. Watson slash fiction.Also called slash.

Nearby words

  1. slapshot,
  2. slapstick,
  3. slart,
  4. slash,
  5. slash and burn,
  6. slash pine,
  7. slash pocket,
  8. slash-and-burn,
  9. slash-saw,
  10. slashdot effect

Origin of slash fiction

First recorded in 1980–85

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