quiche-eater


quiche-eater
Australian Slang
(derogatory) man who is kind, gentle, and sensitive in his personal relationships and has a politically correct social consciousness; male who holds a world view that is the antithesis of that held by a rugger-bugger or traditional ocker (from the book 'Real Men Don't Eat Quiche' (1982. by Bruce Feirstein)

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  • quiche-eater — noun a) A man who is effeminate or who lacks some putative masculine virtue b) In computer programming circles, a person far removed from practice and concerned only with academic matters, unwilling to get their hands dirty . See Also: real men… …   Wiktionary

  • Quiche-eater — (derogatory) man who is kind, gentle, and sensitive in his personal relationships and has a politically correct social consciousness; male who holds a world view that is the antithesis of that held by a rugger bugger or traditional ocker (from… …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • quiche-eater — /ˈkiʃ itə/ (say keesh eetuh) noun Colloquial a man who displays sensitivity in personal relationships and an awareness of a range of social issues, viewed by some as being effeminate. {from the book Real Men Don t Eat Quiche (1982) by Bruce… …   Australian English dictionary

  • quiche — /kiʃ / (say keesh) noun 1. a savoury custard tart, a speciality of Alsace and Lorraine, regions in north eastern France. –phrase 2. like quiche, Colloquial to show signs of being a quiche eater. {French dialect (Alsace), from German Kuchen cake} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Quiche-eating — (derogatory) having the qualities of a quiche eater …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • quiche-eating — Australian Slang (derogatory) having the qualities of a quiche eater …   English dialects glossary

  • Real Men Don't Eat Quiche — by Bruce Feirstein, was a bestselling tongue in cheek book on stereotypes about masculinity, published in 1982 (ISBN 0 671 44831 5). It is the source of the term quiche eater , meaning a man who is effeminate or who lacks masculine virtue. It wa …   Wikipedia

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