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Synonyms for lesbian
ˈlɛz bi ənles·bian

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Wiktionary2.0 / 1 vote

  1. lesbiannoun

    sapphist, dyke

  2. lesbianadjective

    An inhabitant of Lesbos

    She is lesbian.

    sapphist, dyke

  3. lesbianadjective

    homosexual, dyke, gay

  4. lesbianadjective

    homosexual, gay, dyke

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. lesbian, tribade, gay womannoun

    a female homosexual

    gay woman, tribade

    heterosexual, bisexual

  2. Lesbianadjective

    a resident of Lesbos

    gay woman, tribade

    heterosexual, bisexual

  3. lesbian, sapphicadjective

    of or relating to or characterized by homosexual relations between woman


    bisexual, heterosexual

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "lesbian":

    lesbians, lesbianas, lesbienne, gay, abscess

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  1. Amy Jacobson:

    Heather was the beginning of the process of us realizing as a lesbian couple that there were going to be many battles, and we just had to do them, 'Heather' paved some way but there was a lot 'Heather' couldn't do that we had to just do.

  2. Thomas Mulcair:

    It's not dissimilar to what we see with the president of Russia, who uses a minority there, the lesbian, gay, bisexual community ... and he goes after them with great relish because he knows that it's going to resonate with a part of the population.

  3. Maina Kiai:

    Other countries should follow and allow the registration of organizations advocating for the human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people.

  4. Barbara Streisand:

    When Pat Buchanan thundered, and I quote, We stand with George Bush against the amoral idea that gay and lesbian couples should have the same standing in law as married men and women, I wondered: Who is Pat Buchanan to pronounce anybody's love invalid?

  5. Mary Harrington:

    I voted yes. It's outrageous that my gay and lesbian friends are not able to do what they want to do. a right is a right. It's 'yes' all the way. We shouldn't even be voting on this issue.

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