homoerotic


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ho·mo·e·rot·ic

 (hō′mō-ĭ-rŏt′ĭk)
adj.
Of, relating to, or tending to arouse sexual desire for a person of the same sex.

homoerotic

(ˌhəʊməʊɪˈrɒtɪk)
adj
(Psychology) of, concerning, or arousing sexual desire for persons of one's own sex
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.homoerotic - of or concerning homosexual love
homosexual - sexually attracted to members of your own sex
Translations
homoérotique

homoerotic

[ˌhɒməʊɪˈrɒtɪk] adjhomoérotique, homoérotique

homoerotic

adj image, fantasy, subtexthomoerotisch
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Number of homoerotic photographs taken by Wilhelm von Gloeden in Sicily between 1878 and 1910
Despite the conservative environment, the plot was overtly homoerotic, (2) yet the plot of the opera was not controversial.
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He also offers evidence that Barnfield's published poems from 1594, including over 20 homoerotic love sonnets, were in dialogue with some of Shakespeare's (1564-1616) own homoerotic sonnets to his Fair Youth; that Barnfield was in fact the Rival Poet of Shakespeare's sonnets; and that Stanley was the beloved male pastoral addressee of both poets.
Not only was it a survey of art with (male and female) homoerotic content--often explicit, sometimes veiled--from antiquity to the present, it also used the venerable hosting museum as a platform to advocate for equality for the LGBT community in Poland.
Via Cixous, she states that it is the gift's basis in a self-perpetuating homoerotic jouissance which leads it to exceed and subvert the capitalist sphere's dominating force.
For example, both Everett Rowson's article on the Mamluks" attitudes towards male homoerotic desires and practices and Kathryn Babayan's inquiry about the so-called general acceptance of the "vows of sisterhood," a code for female homoeroticism, in seventeenth-century Safavid Shi'i society in Iran reveal that same-sex homoeroticism did not have a widespread public acceptance nor a uniformed manifestation across the varied geographies of Islamicate societies.
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In the more recent autumn of 2007, Italy's first large-scale exhibition of homoerotic art was mounted in Florence, merging politics and art in a slightly different way.
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There is nothing these men won't do in the name of fun, providing it has homoerotic undertones.