Troll as gay slang is amongst the lexicon of the cant Polari used in the gay subculture in Britain which has become more mainstream with …
The ODPS is dedicated to the preservation of oral ephemera… o.k we collect words! Not ordinary everyday English words, but slang, suddenly created, used and discarded words with changing meanings and use.
Dick Leitsch, an early gay-rights activist, who is now in his eighties, arranged to donate his old working files to the archives of the New York Public Library.
LGBT slang, LGBT speak or gay slang is a set of slang lexicon used predominantly among LGBT people. It has been used in various languages, including English and Japanese, since the early 1900s as a means by which members of the LGBT community can identify themselves and speak in code with brevity and speed to other LGBTs.
Unique and comprehensive Cockney Rhyming Slang site with examples of usage
An introduction to Polari, the old British gay slang, including a word list.
A large selection of links to online slang and colloquial English dictionaries, listed by category.
Possibly the most popular collection of English slang available online, now listing over 4000 words and phrases
0; Many of us are familiar with common gay slang like “kiki” or “trade,” but have you ever heard of a “Lucky Pierre” a “Ring Snatcher?”
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