queer bashing

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queer bashing

slang The act of attacking someone, either physically or verbally, for being homosexual. Primarily heard in UK. How can people say such hurtful things? This queer bashing has got to stop!
See also: bash, queer
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I've been subjected to queer-bashing before when I worked as a security guard.
said: "Baroness Young is creating an atmosphere of anti-gay intolerance that will almost certainly lead to an increase in queer-bashing violence.
Perhaps if Tyndale and the like-minded loonies who support his views were to spend less time queer-bashing and more time looking to their own backyard they may have far more credibility as the moralists they pretend to be.
New and powerful forms of urban activism have developed around the crises of homelessness, AIDS, police brutality, overdevelopment, environmental hazards, and queer-bashing.
Tatchell claimed: "Cardinal Winning and Brian Souter have stirred up a hateful atmosphere which is almost certain to lead to an increase in queer-bashing.