Faggot - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfæɡət|  American pronunciation of the word faggot
Brit.  |ˈfaɡət|  British pronunciation of the word faggot

noun

- offensive term for a homosexual man (syn: fag, fagot, fairy, nance, pansy, poof, poove, pouf, queen, queer)
- a bundle of sticks and branches bound together (syn: fagot)

verb

- ornament or join (fabric) by faggot stitch (syn: fagot)
- fasten together rods of iron in order to heat or weld them (syn: fagot)
- bind or tie up in or as if in a faggot(syn: fagot)

Examples

That old faggot Mrs Forrester is always grumbling.

Word forms

noun
singular: faggot
plural: faggots
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