follow Dictionary.com

8 Wintry Words to Defrost Your Vocabulary

out of the closet

Slang definitions & phrases for out of the closet

out of the closet

adjective phrase
  1. Openly avowing homosexuality
  2. No longer secret: The last American taboo, that of talking about indebtedness, may be out of the closet at last (1970s+)
Related Terms

come out of the closet


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

Word of the Day

Word Value for out

3
4
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with out of the closet