Over the years some of these words have become mainstream. This is evident in both good and bad ways here. Error rating book. If you are just curious or a collector of odd and unusual slang and quirky language, it's a lot of fun as well. See also the audio recordings of the radio show "Round the Horne" which both popularized Polari and killed it through allowing everyone to understand it. But more than a language, Polari is an attitude.
Since gay liberation, lesbian and gay slang has become less a language of concealment than a language of specialization, though the tradition of camp remains.
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