batty boy

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batty boy

Pejorative
Jamaican patois and sexual slur for a gay, bisexual or effeminate man.
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He's made documentaries, one of which, Batty Man for Channel Four, used his experiences as a black gay man to explore why homophobia still exists in his community.
Stephen also made his mark with documentary Batty Man for Channel 4 about homophobia in the black British community and Jamaica.
'He was calling him a batty man, meaning he was gay, because of his accent.