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3 definitions found
 for faggot
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  faggot \fag"got\ (f[a^]g"[u^]t), n. [perh. from fagot[5], a
     shriveled old woman.]
     a male homosexual; -- always used disparagingly and
     considered offensive. [Slang, disparaging]
  
     Syn: fagot, fag, fairy, pansy, queer, poof, poove, pouf.
          [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]
  
     2. a bundle of sticks and branches bound together; -- same as
        fagot[1].
  
     Syn: fagot.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  faggot
      n 1: offensive term for an openly homosexual man [syn: fagot,
           faggot, fag, fairy, nance, pansy, queen,
           queer, poof, poove, pouf]
      2: a bundle of sticks and branches bound together [syn: fagot,
         faggot]
      v 1: ornament or join (fabric) by faggot stitch; "He fagotted
           the blouse for his wife" [syn: faggot, fagot]
      2: fasten together rods of iron in order to heat or weld them
         [syn: faggot, fagot]
      3: bind or tie up in or as if in a faggot; "faggot up the
         sticks" [syn: faggot, fagot, faggot up]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  29 Moby Thesaurus words for "faggot":
     auntie, bi-guy, bisexual, bull dyke, butch, catamite, chicken,
     dyke, fag, fairy, femme, flit, fricatrice, fruit, gunsel, homo,
     homophile, homosexual, homosexualist, invert, lesbian, nance,
     pansy, pathic, punk, queen, queer, sapphist, tribade
  
  

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