fag hag

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fag hag

offensive slang A woman who spends time with or has many gay male friends. The phrase is usually used in a derogatory way.
See also: fag
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Insult and Inclusion: The Term Fag Hag and Gay Male 'Community'.
The joy of watching many of these films comes from how they allow gay audiences to identify with these women, and, furthermore, to enjoy how these films are also about the women--the viragos, the dykes, the fag hags, the overbearing mothers--in their lives.
THE recipe for last night's The Dinner Party Inspectors reads as follows: take five gay men, two feuding fag hags and two vicarious voyeurs.
A cynosure in the world where high and low art, fag hags and scared, boozy butch painters - male and female - converged in postwar New York, O'Hara, as Andy Warhol recalled in his excellent (if not wholly reliable) memoir Popism, drank quite a bit and put down, way down, whomever he didn't like.
Some of these friends have tried to return my favors or at least shown me unfailing common courtesy, while others have told me through their actions that they see women as useful nursemaids, incubators, or fag hags.
Director Jim Fall makes a conscious decision to play the crossover card, and judging by the glowing reviews from straight critics, he pulls it off admirably, especially considering that Trick traffics in off-Broadway-style monologues, musical theater, drag queens (a delicious Coco Peru), fag hags (the courageous Tori Spelling), and Chelsea boys.
Not all fag hags (cruel term) are fat, and the premise of the show was "Will and Grace," i.