What American bandit's nickname has evolved into a
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butch (i.e., tough kid) — which was probably coined by abbreviating
butcher — is first attested in
George Cassidy's nickname. It gained the sense "male-like
lesbian" in the 1940s. Anything that pertains to lesbianism is
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