- • a real butch lesbian. I think the work diesel simply conjures up images of big trucks and butch things.
Londonisms dictionary. 2014.
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diesel (dyke) — Noun. A butch lesbian. A little less derogatory than bull dyke … English slang and colloquialisms
Diesel dyke — butch lesbian … Dictionary of Australian slang
diesel dyke — Australian Slang butch lesbian … English dialects glossary
diesel dyke — n a lesbian who behaves aggressively and/ or has a rough masculine appearance or heavy build. The word, which is pejora tive and generally used by men, carries overtones of engineers, engines, trucks and other butch associations and per haps also … Contemporary slang
diesel dyke — /ˈdizəl daɪk/ (say deezuhl duyk) noun Colloquial an aggressive, physically large lesbian … Australian English dictionary
dyke — • lesbian. The term is used throughout the country and in the US etc. It is of unknown origin, but I like to think it comes from the story of the boy who stuck his finger in the dyke. Also see diesel dyke … Londonisms dictionary
dyke — Noun. A lesbian. Previously used as a derogatory expression but now used and accepted within the lesbian and gay scene. Compare with bull dyke and diesel dyke … English slang and colloquialisms
diesel — 1) adj See smutty 2) diesel dyke … Contemporary slang
cock diesel — n American a powerful, attractive male. The term, usually employed appreciatively, but sometimes ironically, was heard in black street slang and on white campuses in the 1990s. The diesel element (as in diesel dyke) suggests the unrefined power… … Contemporary slang
Terminology of homosexuality — The terminology of homosexuality has been a contentious issue since the emergence of homosexual social movements in the mid 19th century. As with racial terms within the United States ndash; such as negro , black , colored , and African American… … Wikipedia