Polywog

Pronunciation:
| ˈpälē wɒg |
Definition:

A colloquial term that can be used to describe:
A) A junior/ new member to a polyamorous relationship or the wider poly-community.
or
B) A child who lives in a polyamorous household.

The term was coined in the 1800’s as a derogatory term but was claimed by the poly-community and redefined as a means to rebuke outdated, negative sentiments associated with the word.

Example:

“The most handsome new polywog showed up to our meeting the other day, I’m going to try and introduce him into my triad.”

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