English version

fairy

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Folklore
fairyfai‧ry /ˈfeəri $ ˈferi/ ●●○ noun (plural fairies) [countable]  1 RFa small imaginary creature with magic powers, which looks like a very small person2 HOMOSEXUAL old-fashioned not polite an offensive word for a homosexual man
Examples from the Corpus
fairyA beautiful fairy danced near him, and he reached out to catch her, but caught only her handkerchief.
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