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Natalie Dawn
When do you say it? alpha male or alpha female. BTW, Are they commendatory or derogatory? offensive?
Jun 18, 2013 4:12 AM
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They are used humorously to name like that a man who has the most power and influence and the highest social position in a particular group. I have never heard of the «alpha female», by the way. xD Not many females may be named that way, I guess. :)
June 18, 2013
Got to Wikipedia for this kind of stuff.
June 18, 2013
They are not derogatory or offensive.
June 18, 2013
I have only heard of people using "alpha male" before. I am interested in knowing the answer too. Maybe someone else can explain this question better.
June 18, 2013
Natalie Dawn
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