Definition of FTM in English:


Syllabification: FTM


Short for female-to-male (sense 2) of the adjective). an FTM transsexual
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  • I dated an FTM transsexual for a year and a half.
  • He came to understand himself as FTM, or female-to-male, identified.
  • I met Zachery in Amsterdam, where he was undergoing various stages of FTM [female to male] surgery.


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short for female-to-male. the books shed light on the lived experiences of FTMs in America
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  • Walking out the door after the end of the meeting one of the girls turned to me and said that she had thought I was an FTM when I first came in.
  • The panel features two FTMs, the wife of an FTM, and a psychologist who specializes in transgender issues.
  • I'm a 19-year-old FTM who identifies as queer.

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