Friend of Dorothy

homosexual man (from Dorothy - protagonist in the movie "The Wizard of Oz", played by Judy Garland, a US actor very popular amongst gay men)

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  • Friend of Dorothy — In gay slang, a friend of Dorothy (occasionally abbreviated FOD) is a term for a gay man. [cite book last=Leap first=William authorlink= coauthors=Tom Boellstorff title=Speaking in Queer Tongues: Globilization and Gay Language… …   Wikipedia

  • friend of dorothy — Australian Slang homosexual man (from Dorothy protagonist in the movie The Wizard of Oz , played by Judy Garland, a US actor very popular amongst gay men) …   English dialects glossary

  • friend of Dorothy — noun informal a homosexual man. Origin from the name of Dorothy, a character played by the actress Judy Garland (a gay icon) in the film The Wizard of Oz (1939) …   English new terms dictionary

  • friend of Dorothy — /ˈdɒrəθi/ (say doruhthee) noun Colloquial a male homosexual. {from the character Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz, played by Judy Garland, a gay icon, in the 1939 film version} …   Australian English dictionary

  • friend of Dorothy — noun A homosexual man …   Wiktionary

  • friend of Dorothy — Noun. A euphemism on the gay scene for a homosexual. Alluding to the gay icon Judy Garland, in the film The Wizard of Oz. Orig. U.S …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • friend of Dorothy — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dorothy — may refer to: Dorothy (given name), a given name (and list of people with that name) Dorothy, the title of an Old English dance (folk song) by Seymour Smith Dorothy (opera), a comic opera Dorothy (comic book), a comic book based on the Wizard of… …   Wikipedia

  • Dorothy Gale — For the Doctor Who character, see Ace (Doctor Who). Dorothy Gale Oz character Dorothy with the silver shoes (illustration by W. W. D …   Wikipedia

  • Dorothy Hale — Born Dorothy Donovan January 11, 1905 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA Died October 21, 1938 (aged 33) New York City, New York, USA Spouse Gardner …   Wikipedia

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