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Gay no longer means to be happy
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A gay person is someone who is sexually attracted to members of their own gender; guys who like guys and girls who like girls. A woman who is attracted to other women is known as a lesbian, though some people use the word 'gay' to describe homosexual women too. If a person is attracted to both sexes they are known as bisexual. People who are attracted to the opposite sex are heterosexual, often referred to as 'straight'.
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Time for you to get yourself a dictionary! The word gay comes from the French language meaning "Happy". What you have learned was sociaties deffinition of the word.
Gay is a word used to describe someone who is homosexual. Today, the word usually means a person who is sexually attracted to people of the same sex and often that person can be also romantically interested in people of the same sex. A gay person can be a male who likes other males or a female who likes other females.