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[lez-boh] /ˈlɛz boʊ/
noun, plural lesbos. Slang: Extremely Disparaging and Offensive.
a contemptuous term used to refer to a lesbian.
Origin of lesbo
1935-40, Americanism; lesb(ian) + -o Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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Word Origin and History for lesbo

by 1940, colloquial shortening of lesbian.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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The ability of a show, song, public figure, etc, to be an enduring success; staying power: whether a movie will have legs, the power to entice audiences week after week/runaway success, bigger than disco, with stronger legs/There is no other theory with legs (1970s+ Show business)

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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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