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    gay - Dictionary definition and meaning for word gay

    Definition
    (noun) someone who practices homosexuality; having a sexual attraction to persons of the same sex
    Synonyms : homo , homophile , homosexual
    Definition
    (adj) bright and pleasant; promoting a feeling of cheer
    Synonyms : cheery , sunny
    Example Sentence
    • a cheery hello
    • a gay sunny room
    • a sunny smile
    Definition
    (adj) full of or showing high-spirited merriment
    Synonyms : jocund , jolly , jovial , merry , mirthful
    Example Sentence
    • when hearts were young and gay
    • a poet could not but be gay, in such a jocund company
    • the jolly crowd at the reunion
    • jolly old Saint Nick
    • a jovial old gentleman
    • have a merry Christmas
    • peals of merry laughter
    • a mirthful laugh
    Definition
    (adj) given to social pleasures often including dissipation
    Example Sentence
    • led a gay Bohemian life
    • a gay old rogue with an eye for the ladies
    Definition
    (adj) brightly colored and showy
    Synonyms : brave , braw
    Example Sentence
    • girls decked out in brave new dresses
    • brave banners flying
    • `braw' is a Scottish word
    • a dress a bit too gay for her years
    • birds with gay plumage
    Definition
    (adj) offering fun and gaiety
    Synonyms : festal , festive , merry
    Example Sentence
    • a festive (or festal) occasion
    • gay and exciting night life
    • a merry evening
    Definition
    (adj) homosexual or arousing homosexual desires
    Synonyms : homophile , queer
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for gay

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