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closeted

an individual who is ‘Queer’ (not straight or cisgender) but is currently not open to everybody (or anybody) about their identity. There are a number of reasons for being “in the closet” for example, a fear of rejection or one’s safety, disapproval from friends/family, or discrimination.

Originally published: 16th July, 2020
Last modified: July 16, 2020