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The term straight is used for individuals who are heterosexual heteroromantic.

Etymology

The term straight began as mid-20th century gay slang for heterosexuals. One of the first uses of this term was by G. W. Henry in 1941.

Other names

Ally

The term ally is sometimes used in place of straight to represent a heterosexual heteroromantic individual who advocates in gay rights.

Ally pride flag.

Barsexuality

The term barsexual is sometimes used in place of straight to represent heterosexual heteroromantic females who kiss other females to gain attraction from males.

Meterosexuality

The term meterosexuality is sometimes used in place of straight for individuals who are heterosexual heteroromantic with stereotypical feminine traits.

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Meterosexual pride flag.

Neosexuality

The term neosexuality is sometimes used in place of straight for individuals who are heterosexual heteroromantic with stereotypical masculine traits.

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