Last modified on 20 June 2013, at 13:18

gay blade

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

gay blade (plural gay blades)

  1. (obsolete) A dashing swordsman.
  2. (dated) A dashing youth.
  3. (colloquial, dated) A gay person, or person displaying homosexual qualities.

QuotationsEdit

  • 1941 Jonathan Daniels - Tar Heels: A Portrait of North Carolina
    At college he was a gay blade who played the guitar or one of the instruments for the accompaniment of song.