homophobic
homophobic hom`o*pho"bic, a. Disliking or fearing homosexuals to an unreasonable degree. [PJC]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • homophobic — by 1971, from HOMO (Cf. homo ) (2) + PHOBIA (Cf. phobia). Related: Homophobe; homophobia (which is said to date from 1969) …   Etymology dictionary

  • homophobic — adjective Relating to or characteristic of homophobia or homophobes. homophobic abuse See Also: homophobe, homophobia …   Wiktionary

  • homophobic — adj. Homophobic is used with these nouns: ↑attack, ↑lyrics, ↑remark …   Collocations dictionary

  • homophobic — [[t]hɒ̱məfo͟ʊbɪk[/t]] ADJ GRADED Homophobic means involving or related to a strong and unreasonable dislike of homosexual people, especially homosexual men …   English dictionary

  • homophobic — homophobia ► NOUN ▪ an extreme and irrational aversion to homosexuality and homosexuals. DERIVATIVES homophobe noun homophobic adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • homophobic — adjective see homophobia …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • homophobic — See homophobe. * * * …   Universalium

  • homophobic — adj. suffering from homophobia, fearful or hateful of homosexuals …   English contemporary dictionary

  • homophobic — ho·mo·phobic …   English syllables

  • homophobic — See: homophobia …   English dictionary

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