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ho·mo·pho·bi·a

 (hō′mə-fō′bē-ə)
n.
Fear, hatred, or mistrust of lesbians and gay men.


ho′mo·phobe′ n.
ho′mo·pho′bic adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.homophobic - prejudiced against homosexual people
discriminatory, prejudiced - being biased or having a belief or attitude formed beforehand; "a prejudiced judge"
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Translations

homophobic

[ˈhɒməʊˈfəʊbɪk] ADJhomofóbico
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

homophobic

[ˌhɒməˈfəʊbɪk] adj [person] → homophobe; [attitude, remark] → homophobe; [violence, abuse, attack] → homophobe, contre les homosexuels
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

homophobic

adjhomophob
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

homophobic

a. homofóbico-a, que tiene repulsión o temor a homosexuales.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

homophobic

adj homofóbico
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