1.) A brawny strapping, bull of a man with the sigh of a lumberjack. He is usually classified as a teddy bear for cuddly use. 2.) In the gay community, he is a hairy, meaty man who projects that rugged sexy masculinity. He's like a gay Paul Bunion with a handsome beard. 3.) A moniker for a police officer, as in "Smokey the bear".
1936 The Three Stooges - Ants In The Pantry S3E1
Nickname for a female. "Look here toots..." Is what they use to say to belittle the ladies. Based on the 1850s term, "tootsie" and "tootsy wootsy". The irony is there are more men who employ that moniker than woman!