Dictionary source: Spanish English Learner's Dictionary
Spanish to English translation of maricón (n.) = queer ; fag ; faggot ; gay ; poofter ; poof ; homo. Ex: Approximately 100 young adult novels with gay/lesbian/queer content have been published since the first one appeared in 1969. Ex: Unfortunately, some inflammatory and offensive discourses appear over the network, including such words as 'bitch', 'fag', 'fagette', and 'dyke'. Ex: Homophobic terms like 'poofter' and 'faggot' play a central role in adolescent male peer-group dynamics. Ex: There are indications that gay and lesbian readers will be better served in the future. Ex: Homophobic terms like 'poofter' and 'faggot' play a central role in adolescent male peer-group dynamics. Ex: Men who think bags make them look like poofs obviously need to become a bit more secure in their own sexuality. Ex: If the lesboes and homos had their way in the world, there wouldn't be any reproduction of the human race. ---- * maricón de armario = closet homo. * ¡maricón el último! = the devil take the hindmost.