Transgender Definition

trăns-jĕndər, trănz-
adjective
Identifying as or having undergone medical treatment to become a member of the opposite sex.
American Heritage
Of or being a person whose gender identity does not correspond to that traditionally associated with the anatomical sex the person had at birth: the term is sometimes specif. used of individuals undergoing surgery, hormone injections, etc. to modify their anatomical sex.
Webster's New World
Of or relating to transgender people.
American Heritage
Synonyms:
noun
One who is transgender.
American Heritage
verb

To change the gender of; (used loosely) to change the sex of. (Compare transsex.)

Wiktionary
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Other Word Forms of Transgender

Noun

Singular:
transgender
Plural:
transgenders

Origin of Transgender

  • From trans- +"Ž gender.

    From Wiktionary

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