heterosexist
adjective see heterosexism

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • heterosexist — noun a heterosexual who hates non heterosexuals and believes heterosexuality is superior to other sexual orientations See Also: sexist, ageist, racist, xenophobe …   Wiktionary

  • heterosexist — het·ero·sexist …   English syllables

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  • heterosexism — heterosexist, n., adj. /het euhr euh sek siz euhm/, n. a prejudiced attitude or discriminatory practices against homosexuals by heterosexuals. [HETERO(SEXUAL) + SEXISM] * * * …   Universalium

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