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misgender

[mis-jen-der] /mɪsˈdʒɛn dər/
verb (used with object)
1.
to refer to or address (a person, especially one who is transgender) with a pronoun, noun, or adjective that inaccurately represents the person's gender or gender identity:
At first my teacher misgendered me.
Origin of misgender
mis-1 + gender1
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