heterosexual


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heterosexual

1. a person who is sexually attracted to the opposite sex
2. of or relating to heterosexuality
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Now he inverts this strategy, casting the heterosexual utopian locale - the suburban home - as a wife-killing entity.
Ask a heterosexual male, by contrast, if he's gay and he's likely to get very angry.
In this cursory analysis by editor Keith Moerer, I've discovered the names of twenty-three openly gay or "bisexual" performers/groups; of these, only two are African-American: RuPaul (of course - but let's face it: as subversive a presence as she may be, Miss Thing is hiding her dick where it won't scare nobody) and Me'Shell Ndege'Ocello (whose powerful debut album features lyrics as stridently heterosexual as they are Afrocentric).
Until recently, heterosexuals with AIDS represented only a small number of the documented cases, but surveillance data reported by Fullilove, Fullilove, Haynes, and Gross (1990) showed an increase in the heterosexual population from 0.
1990), that sexual orientation is not a dichotomy, defined solely by the two categories heterosexual and homosexual, but is instead at least a trichotomy, if not a continuum as hypothesized by Kinsey and associates.
Thirty-seven of the 71 new sufferers identified in Scotland in the three months to last October were heterosexual.
News of the ceremony comes just a day after the Government announced plans for gay and lesbian couples to be given the same legal rights as heterosexual married couples.
Although men gay and heterosexual men are more confident with a tire change lesbian women are best with a flat pack.
Granted, the rights of homosexual women (and men) seeking marriage and the chance to parent within the context of marriage should not be denied, but neither should intentionally unmarried heterosexual women be denied their rights to live in a manner that allows for their shared reality and their truths.
The Church too seemed hostile to heterosexual culture, but since for it the problem was less military prowess than spirituality, it privileged "a society of pious brotherhood and saintly predilection" (p.
The study's authors noted that lesbian, bisexual and transgender women are more often smokers than heterosexual women, so they adjusted for both smoking and alcohol use and found that the disparity persisted.
They divided people who completed the survey into five sexual-orientation groups: (1) gay or lesbian, (2) bisexual, (3) heterosexual with at least some same-sex partners, (4) heterosexual with some same-sex attraction but no same-sex partners, or (5) heterosexual with no same-sex partners or attraction.