Meaning: an offensive, derogatory word meaning a gay man
- Everybody thought Gavin was a poof because he liked classical music and going to the ballet.
- Boys in my high school used to go "poofter bashing". They'd find a guy in the park they thought was gay, and they'd beat him up.
The words "poof" and "poofter" are offensive words used by hateful bigots in order to insult