homosocial

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From homo- +‎ social.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /həʊmə(ʊ)ˈsəʊʃəl/

Adjective[edit]

homosocial (not comparable)

  1. Pertaining to homosociality.
    • 2012, Faramerz Dabhoiwala, The Origins of Sex, Penguin 2013, p. 129:
      Even at its most intense, though, such ‘homosocial’ friendship, both in fiction and in reality, was meant to be distinguished from homosexual acts and tendencies.