Definitions of queerness

n a strange attitude or habit

crotchet, oddity, quirk, quirkiness
Type of:
strangeness, unfamiliarity
unusualness as a consequence of not being well known

n a sexual attraction to (or sexual relations with) persons of the same sex

gayness, homoeroticism, homosexualism, homosexuality
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inversion, sexual inversion
a term formerly used to mean taking on the gender role of the opposite sex
lesbianism, sapphism
female homosexuality
paederasty, pederasty
sexual relations between a man and a boy (usually anal intercourse with the boy as a passive partner)
a form of lesbianism that simulates heterosexual intercourse
Type of:
sex, sex activity, sexual activity, sexual practice
activities associated with sexual intercourse

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