Synonyms of 'homosexual'
a homosexual relationship
You didn't tell me he was a homosexual.
related phobia homophobia
I am the Love that dare not speak its name– Two Loves]
In homosexual sex you know exactly what the other person is feeling
These names: gay, queer, homosexual, are limiting. I would love to finish with them– At Your Own Risk]
I have heard some say... [homosexual] practices are allowed in France and in other NATO countries. We are not French, and we are not other nationals. We are British, thank God!
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A gay person is homosexual.
The quality of life for gay men has improved over the last decade.
Parliament has voted for marriage equality for gays and lesbians.
fairy (offensive , slang)
queer (informal , obsolete)
invert (old-fashioned , offensive)
faggot (offensive , slang , US , Canadian)
poof (British , Australian , offensive , slang)
batty boy (offensive , slang)
bull dyke (offensive , slang)
shirt-lifter (offensive , slang)
dyke or dike (offensive , slang)
auntie or aunty (Australian , offensive , slang)
lily (Australian , offensive , slang)
Thesaurus for homosexual from the Collins English Thesaurus
A homosexual relationship is a sexual relationship between people of the same sex.