just gay enough

just gay enough

  (informal)
A man who is just gay enough is not gay but has some of the qualities typical of gay men that many women like, such as an interest in clothes or being able to talk about emotions. Her new husband is wonderful - tall and handsome, and just gay enough.
See also: enough, gay, just
References in periodicals archive ?
In the late 80s, new man appeared, only to be later replaced by the Just Gay Enough Man, who owned an MPV and enjoyed playing with his girlfriend's kids.
Are you Not Gay Enough, Just Gay Enough or Too Gay?
In my mind Too Gay is buying scented candles, Just Gay Enough is remembering to change the duvet (and even ironing it) while Not Gay Enough is using old socks and pants as pot pourri.
Now there's a man brave enough to be Just Gay Enough, and who can blame him?