THINK you know your gay slang? Here's 10 for you to try out on friends, family and colleagues!
sappho daddy-o n. [1950s] (US gay) a heterosexual man who socialises extensively with lesbians.
tonk n. [1940s+] (Australia) a male homosexual, or an effeminate heterosexual man.
tossed salad n. [1990s] (gay) anilingus and anal intercourse.
Uncle Samantha n. [1950s-60s] (camp gay) the United States government.
vagina little-finger n. [1950s-60s] (camp gay) a snob. [vagina puns on Virginia, seen as a typical upper-class name. Little-finger refers to the affected crooking of the little finger when drinking]
wall queen n. [1960s+] (US gay) 1 a man he leans against a wall while he has sex. 2 a gay man who enjoys reading inscriptions on public lavatory walls.
Xerox queen n. [1960s+] (US gay) a man who prefers all his sexual partners to resemble each other.
yankee n. [1950s] (gay) masturbation [YANK OFF]
yashee n. [1950s-60s] (camp gay) an idiot, a fool. [Rus. yasha, a peasant]
zelda gooch n. [1950s] (camp gay) anyone considered unfashionable. [anecdotal]
Earlier editions of Word!
Shamelessly lifted from Cassell's Dictionary of Slang, by Jonathon Green.