What is faggot?

  • (verb): Ornament or join (fabric) by faggot stitch.
    Synonyms: fagot
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More definitions of "faggot":

  • (noun): A bundle of sticks and branches bound together.
    Synonyms: fagot
  • (verb): Bind or tie up in or as if in a faggot.
    Example: "Faggot up the sticks"
    Synonyms: fagot, faggot up
  • (verb): Fasten together rods of iron in order to heat or weld them.
    Synonyms: fagot

Famous quotes containing the word faggot:

    she gives her children neither sense nor money
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    And a faggot of useless memories.
    Louis MacNeice (1907–1963)

    In dinner talk it is perhaps allowable to fling any faggot rather than let the fire go out.
    —J.M. (James Matthew)