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When someone states that one is a gender other than one identifies. Misgendering is most common when it comes to transgender individuals, but can happen to cisgender people as well. (Example: Being called "Sir" when "Ma'am" is appropriate, etc...)
After she cut her hair short, she was constantly a subject of misgendering.
by TransEthics November 11, 2015
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When a person is assumed to be another gender than their gender identify and/ or expression, through someone's actions,thoughts,etc.
The transgender alliance experienced alot of misgendering from cis people.
by Varnon2987 December 15, 2015
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