I know I certainly was. Archived from the original on 30 May Time Traveler for gay The first known use of gay was in the 13th century See more words from the same century. Analloeroticism Androphilia and gynephilia Attraction to transgender people Kinsey scale Monosexuality Romantic orientation.
Archived from the original on 9 February Romantic orientation Sociosexual orientation. There is no such thing as an official definition in English because there is no governing style.
They have a way of describing themselves as gay but the term is a misnomer. Pink News. Dissolute or licentious: "He and his wife led a gay life. This is a widespread current usage of the word amongst young people A stand-alone editorial cartoon, no accompanying article.
Is was great to see that Doma is No-mora. Main article: Tribadism. This is a widespread current usage of the word amongst young people Matt L is exactly correct. Archived from the original on 28 March Author and gay pioneer Quentin Crisp said that the term should be "homosexualist", adding that no one says "I am a sexual.
Preferred over homosexual except in clinical contexts or references to sexual activity.
Yer Pal May 7, am. Gay is really a euphemism for who they are, and to have to steal word to describe themselves is pathetic. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. In the s, this was followed by another equally concerted push to include the terminology specifically pointing out the inclusion of bisexual, transgender , intersex , and other people, reflecting the intra-community debate as to whether these other sexual minorities were part of the same human rights movement.