Definition of transgender in English:


Line breaks: trans|gender
Pronunciation: /transˈdʒɛndə
, trɑːns-, -nz-/
(also transgendered /transˈdʒɛndəd, trɑːns-, -nz-/)


Denoting or relating to a person whose self-identity does not conform unambiguously to conventional notions of male or female gender.
More example sentences
  • Youth are coming out as gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgendered at increasingly younger ages.
  • Did he hate me because I'm transgendered, i.e. is he a homophobe?
  • My train of thought went along the lines of seeing the struggles for rights and recognition for transgendered people as following from the struggles of gay and lesbian people.

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