Among younger speakers, the word has a meaning ranging from derision (e.g., equivalent to rubbish or stupid) to a light-hearted mockery or ridicule (e.g., equivalent to weak, unmanly, or lame).
In this use, the word rarely means "homosexual", as it is often used, for example, to refer to an inanimate object or abstract concept of which one disapproves.
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The gay singles who make up our membership base are looking for the same thing you are: a match who loves to laugh, have a great time, and enjoy all the fun that a romantic relationship can bring.
The extent to which these usages still retain connotations of homosexuality has been debated and harshly criticized.
In English, the word's primary meaning was "joyful", "carefree", "bright and showy", and the word was very commonly used with this meaning in speech and literature.
Granting marital status to homosexuals is one of the greatest downward leaps in this long progression.
The purpose of this study is to consider what view decent moral people ought to take, not just about homosexuality in general, but specifically about homosexual marriage.