lesbianism lesbianism  /ˈlɛz bi ə nɪzm/

Definition(s):

  • (n) female homosexuality

Usage(s):

  1. There was homosexuality and lesbianism and people who liked to hurt.
  2. Nonetheless, lesbianism has been called the lavender herring of Women's Liberation.
  3. Another assistant is rather surprised to discover that she is leaning toward lesbianism.

News

  • Savage Love

    What is it about lesbianism that renders a person incapable of taking yes for an answer? I'm a bisexual chick who just moved in with my girlfriend of 10 months. I love her very much, and this is a great relationship.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Pittsburgh City Paper

Quotes

  1. "There's a lot of virginity and lesbianism, let me tell you that, going on at the show," said Brand.
    on Sep 4, 2008 By: Russell Brand Source: Reuters

  2. "We should not vote for a constitution that would permit abortion and constitutionalise homosexuality and lesbianism. We should amend the contentious clauses and later pass a document that would unite all Kenyans," said Mr Ruto.
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: William Ruto Source: The Standard

  3. "I have wondered about [lesbianism]. At various times in my life I wanted to be open to the possibility of having a woman as a lover," Shepherd told WENN. "I am not actively pursuing it, but it is not over yet."
    on Jan 13, 2007 By: Cybill Shepherd Source: Digital Spy

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