transphobia

noun
trans·​pho·​bia | \ ˌtran(t)s-ˈfō-bē-ə, ˌtranz-\

Definition of transphobia 

: irrational fear of, aversion to, or discrimination against transgender people Homophobia and transphobia are still major issues among LGBTQ youth, who are at higher risk for verbal harassment by classmates …— Erica Lenti

Other Words from transphobia

transphobic \ ˌtran(t)s-​ˈfō-​​bik , ˌtranz-​ \ adjective
transphobic views

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1992, in the meaning defined above

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