gay

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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2019:

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gay adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (homosexual)homosexual adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta").
  (voz inglesa)gay adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta").
 The politician announced to the world that he was gay.
 El político reconoció públicamente que era homosexual.
gay nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. potentially offensive (homosexual person) (voz inglesa)gay n comúnnombre común en cuanto al género: Sustantivo que tiene una sola forma para los dos géneros ("humorista", "comediante", "músico").
Note: Some gay people use this sense to refer to themselves, but it may be best to use the adjective--ie, "he is gay" or "gay people"--to avoid causing offense.
 That bar is a favorite place for gays.
 Ese bar es el lugar favorito de los gays.
gay adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." dated (bright)alegre adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta").
  vistoso/a, vistosa adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta").
 The young girls wore gay dresses of blue and yellow.
 Las niñas usaban vestidos de colores alegres, azules y amarillos.
 Las niñas usaban vestidos de colores vistosos, azules y amarillos.
gay adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." dated (joyous)alegre adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta").
 People like her company because she is always so gay.
 A la gente le agrada su compañía porque siempre está muy alegre.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2019:

Compound Forms:
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Enola Gay (aircraft) (aeronave)Enola Gay n propio mnombre propio masculino: Nombre de persona, lugar, grupo, evento, objeto o idea, de género masculino ("Alejandro", "Colegio Monterroso", "Real Madrid"). Siempre comienza con mayúscula.
gay marriage nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (marriage: same-sex)matrimonio homosexual nm + adj
  matrimonio gay nm + adj
  matrimonio entre personas del mismo sexo nm + loc adj
 The state senate is voting on whether to allow gay marriage.
 El senado del Estado está votando si legalizar el matrimonio homosexual.
gay-bashing nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (homophobic acts)ataque a homosexuales nm + loc adj
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Collocations: Note: The plural gays is often considered pejorative or offensive, and in general the term gay people is preferred., a gay [man, woman, senator, player, priest, couple], discrimination against [gay people, gays], more...

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