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Definition of MTF in English:

adjective

Short for male-to-female (sense 2) of the adjective). MTF transwomen
More example sentences
  • While the term transgender applies to anyone who undergoes a shift from female to male (FTM) or male to female (MTF), most associate it with those who don female clothes or traits.
  • Most are MTF (male to female), although a few are FTM (female to male).
  • I have a few trans friends, mostly MTF.

noun

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short for male-to-female. the consensus is that there are equal numbers of FTMs and MTFs
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  • For MTFs to focus on physically passing as women rather than on overcoming unwitting vestiges of internalized masculinity and power and control sidesteps the real problems with gender - how we come to feel and think inside.
  • I have never heard of MTFs asking for inclusion in men's-only spaces.
  • It would be really helpful for this thread, I think, if people could limit themselves to speaking about FTMs here, instead of discursively grouping MTFs and FTMs in the same basket.

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