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Quiche-eater

What Does "Quiche-eater" Mean?

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"Quiche-eater" is an English idiom. It is a derogatory term for a man who is regarded as weak or effeminate.

Examples in Sentences

Here are three examples of the idiom "quiche-eater" used in a sentence:
  • He's always been labeled as a quiche-eater by his more macho peers.
  • I'd rather be a thoughtful quiche-eater than a mindless brute.
  • His interests were seen as unmanly, and he was often called a quiche-eater by those who didn't understand him.
meaning for quiche-eater

What Is an Idiom?

An idiom is a commonly used expression whose meaning does not relate to the literal meaning of its words. In other words, if you were to translate "Quiche-eater" word for word, there is no guarantee the translation would help you to understand the meaning.

An idiom often includes a cultural or historical context that makes it difficult for non-native English speakers to understand. A phrase is classified as an idiom when a direct translation of the words does not reveal the meaning. Most idioms rely on shared knowledge or experiences known only to a specific community.

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