refers to a person who is willing to top or bottom. Versatile individuals do not necessarily engage with power exchange, or may be of any power-exchange alignment.
This phrase is part of the LGBTQ+ community's vernacular and isn't commonly used among straight folks.
- Frequently and originally used by queer men.
- Often conflated with “switch”
- Use by people who want to emphasize that their power-exchange dynamic is not affected by physical acts and who performs them
- Use by people who do not engage with power exchange.
Horatio is a versatile submissive, who likes topping and bottoming as directed by his dominant.