Brit/Aussie slang for a male homosexual, based on the permanant stretching of the anus that results from repeated anal sex, which causes farts to be emitted with a "pooft" sound rather than the usual, stacatto "bra-a-a-p".
I took my kids to the park, but it turned out to be Gay Pride Week, and we encountered a poofter parade.
by anonymous1999 December 15, 2007
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A male homosexual, often one who is also effeminite in his mannerisms. Used exclusively in a negative sense by heterosexuals. Word variant: poof
You know why Cyril wears pink? It's because he's a poofter, that's why!
by Xaviana December 01, 2003
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A slang word originating from Australia in the 1960s meaning homosexual. Word can be derogatory depending on context and users intent.
He is so effeminate, what a poofter!
by Wordswine May 31, 2015
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Well it's just another word for a gay dude, the rest the rest of the world stole it from us Aussies, so I am here by taking it back.
Andrew: *running around in hot pink assless chaps with a muscle shirt on and a little shitzu with him*

Me: "Oh Jesus Christ andrew, your such a bloody poofter"

Andrew: "Oh be nice" * runs away crying with his shitzu behind him
by Thadius T. Third III November 15, 2005
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A slang term for a homosexual.

(can also be used when joking around with mates)
1)Dave, what the fuck is wrong with you? I saw you kiss another guy! You're a fucking poofter!

2)Me: Pay the tab
Friend: Nah fuck you
Me: You fuckin poofter! Pay the tab NOW!
by Penis November 26, 2004
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