Definition of nonconform
: to fail to conform
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Now that gender-nonconforming people are gaining visibility, dictionaries and publications are also adopting the gender-neutral honorific Mx.
Young black men, women and gender-nonconforming people are corralled into deep pockets of destitution, then shot to death for trying to hustle their way out to some semblance of security and safety.
The project has found a friend in the AIDS Healthcare Foundation's Flux initiative, which supports trans and gender nonconforming individuals.
While many LGBTQ advocates in the U.S. have been fighting against retrenchment of their rights, Canada set an international precedent for the protection of transgender and gender-nonconforming people.
The American Medical Association (AMA), the country's largest association of physicians, took several steps this week to support the transgender and gender-nonconforming community.
Barclay moved from Austin to Chicago and took a job at Reconciling Ministries Network, an organization that promotes inclusion of transgender and gender nonconforming people in the United Methodist Church.
Running in a program that’s just under three hours, with multiple viewing times to accommodate various schedules, the 16 shorts highlight young and gender-nonconforming filmmakers producing work within Brooklyn.
PRIDE MONTH: June is considered gay pride month, which has morphed over the years into a celebration for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and gender nonconforming people across the country.
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Origin and Etymology of nonconform
back-formation from nonconformist
First Known Use: 1681See Words from the same year
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