batty boy

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batty boy

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batty man

n
chiefly slang offensive Brit a male homosexual
[C20: from Caribbean slang batty bottom, buttocks]
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He then asked people to say, what they wrote down so he could create a list on a whiteboard at the front of the room, and the group quickly came up with a long list of mostly derogatory terms for homosexuals in different societies: chichiman, battyman, fish (Jamaica), pede (Cameroon), makoume, zame, and sewer rat (St Lucia), koni (Iran/Persian), shoga and moffee (Kenya), kuchu (Uganda) sodomite, onisan (Nigeria).
Mi caan believe some man wheh mi hear say ah men Mi caan believe say tight pants come in again Mi caan believe say gunman an battyman a fren Mi caan believe mi eyes, mi caan believe mi eyes Mi caan believe di shotta dem a bleach out dem face [I cannot believe the identity of some men whom I hear are homosexual] [I cannot believe that tight pants have made a comeback] [I cannot believe that gunmen are friends with male homosexuals] [I cannot believe my eyes, I cannot believe my eyes] [I cannot believe that shottas/gunmen are bleaching out their faces]
Hair which transforms him into a walking, living oxymoron: a Rasta battyman.