Due to its suspected origins,  the term has been accused of relying on " ageist and racist tropes of youth and white desirability" by Susan Driver. Like other "codes", such as the bear code , the twink code is a set of symbols using letters, numerals, and other characters commonly found on modern, Western computer keyboards , and used for the describing and rating of twinks. Twink is gay slang for a young man in his late teens to early twenties whose traits may include: general physical attractiveness ; little to no body or facial hair; a slim to average build; and a youthful appearance that may belie an older chronological age. Gay slang for attractive male from late teens to early twenties. Look up twink in Wiktionary , the free dictionary. State University of New York Press.
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Social attitudes Prejudice Violence. Sexual orientations Asexual Bisexual Heterosexual Homosexual. The term also serves to identify a subculture within gay culture for which members of the community may self-identify, but their stable assurance mostly comes from acceptance by other members. Retrieved December 29,