Definition of gender variance
- While there have been many changes in legislation, the realities of young trans people are that they can experience highly negative responses for either being trans or expressing gender variance.
- —Jay Stewart, quoted in The Guardian (London), 19 Nov. 2014
gender-variantor gender variant adjective
- What's more challenging for parents is when a child consistently pursues a range of behaviors strongly associated with the opposite sex … . Often called gender variant or gender nonconforming …
- —Nara Schoenberg, The Chicago Tribune, 22 Aug. 2010