"Geeze (gay)Todd, for someone who's spent the last 19+ years in a closet, you've got a pretty good tan!"
In some parts of the United States, especially western Pennsylvania and Ohio, it is also called by different names. Things like being a queer, or being an Anthony are commonly used synonyms.
Emily: yeah he looked pretty gay
2:Sure, where to?
1:We're thinking of heading up to G-A-Y
'It's G-A-Y's bar night tonight'
SHOULD be used to describe one as either:
1. Happy, Jubilant
To use it as a synonym for "Stupid" is offensive to some people.
1. We come from old Virginia, where all is bright and gay.
2. Richard is a homosexual, and is therefore gay.