hetero

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Clipped from heterosexual.

Adjective[edit]

hetero (comparative more hetero, superlative most hetero)

  1. (informal) Heterosexual: of, pertaining to, or being a heterosexual person.
    This novel depicts a hetero couple who are in love.

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Noun[edit]

hetero (plural heteros)

  1. (informal) A heterosexual person.
    • 2018, Caspar Salmon, “Casting Jack Whitehall as a gay Disney character is an act of queer erasure”, in The Guardian[1]:
      You only have to watch Dominic West’s dancing in the film Pride for two seconds to understand that there are some things beyond a hetero’s range.

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

hetero

  1. (informal) a heterosexual person

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

hetero

  1. heterosexual, hetero (person)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of hetero (Kotus type 2/palvelu, no gradation)
nominative hetero heterot
genitive heteron heterojen
heteroiden
heteroitten
partitive heteroa heteroja
heteroita
illative heteroon heteroihin
singular plural
nominative hetero heterot
accusative nom. hetero heterot
gen. heteron
genitive heteron heterojen
heteroiden
heteroitten
partitive heteroa heteroja
heteroita
inessive heterossa heteroissa
elative heterosta heteroista
illative heteroon heteroihin
adessive heterolla heteroilla
ablative heterolta heteroilta
allative heterolle heteroille
essive heterona heteroina
translative heteroksi heteroiksi
instructive heteroin
abessive heterotta heteroitta
comitative heteroineen

Adjective[edit]

hetero (comparative heterompi, superlative heteroin)

  1. heterosexual; used mainly as modifier in compound terms.
    heteromies (a heterosexual man)
    heterosuhde (a heterosexual relationship)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of hetero (Kotus type 2/palvelu, no gradation)
nominative hetero heterot
genitive heteron heterojen
heteroiden
heteroitten
partitive heteroa heteroja
heteroita
illative heteroon heteroihin
singular plural
nominative hetero heterot
accusative nom. hetero heterot
gen. heteron
genitive heteron heterojen
heteroiden
heteroitten
partitive heteroa heteroja
heteroita
inessive heterossa heteroissa
elative heterosta heteroista
illative heteroon heteroihin
adessive heterolla heteroilla
ablative heterolta heteroilta
allative heterolle heteroille
essive heterona heteroina
translative heteroksi heteroiksi
instructive heteroin
abessive heterotta heteroitta
comitative heteroine

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Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

hetero (invariable)

  1. hetero