[ jen-der-noo-truhl, -nyoo- ]

  1. noting or relating to a word or phrase that does not refer to one gender only: Firefighter and flight attendant are gender-neutral terms.

  2. using words wherever appropriate that are free of reference to gender: gender-neutral language.

  1. relating to, intended for, or common to any gender: a nursery decorated with gender-neutral colors.

  2. noting or relating to a person of neutral gender, neither male nor female: raising a gender-neutral child to avoid gender stereotypes.

Words Nearby gender-neutral Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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