degenderize

[ dee-jen-duh-rahyz ]
/ diˈdʒɛn dəˌraɪz /

verb (used with object), de·gen·der·ized, de·gen·der·iz·ing.

to free from any association with or dependence on gender: to degenderize employment policies.
to rid of unnecessary reference to gender or of prejudice toward a specific sex: to degenderize textbooks; to degenderize one's vocabulary.

Nearby words

  1. degas,
  2. degas, edgar,
  3. degauss,
  4. degausser,
  5. degearing,
  6. degeneracy,
  7. degeneracy pressure,
  8. degenerate,
  9. degenerate matter,
  10. degenerate state

Also de·gen·der; especially British, de·gen·der·ise.

Origin of degenderize


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