a kindly sponsor or guardian; godmother.
a fairy-tale character who uses magical powers to help a hero or heroine.
a character in certain fairy stories who brings unexpected benefits to the hero or heroine
any benefactress, esp an unknown one
A male homosexual’s homosexual initiator and tutor (1970s+ Homosexuals)
A generous benefactor, as in An anonymous fairy godmother donated the money for the new organ. This expression alludes to a stock character in fairy tales such as Cinderella, who gives unexpected and much needed assistance. [ Late 1800s ]
noun 1. a medium yellow-green color.
[fair-ee-hoo d] /ˈfɛər iˌhʊd/ noun 1. a nature or state: the fairyhood of Puck. 2. collectively.
[fair-ee-iz-uh m] /ˈfɛər iˌɪz əm/ noun 1. fairylike quality. 2. belief in .
- Fairy lady
noun phrase A lesbian who takes a passive role insex: Then there was the fairy lady who said ”Argyle it to me!” (1950+)