[ het-er-uh-nawr-muh-tiv ]
/ ˌhɛt ər əˈnɔr mə tɪv /
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noting or relating to behavior or attitudes consistent with traditional male or female gender roles and the assumption of heterosexuality as the norm: our heteronormative culture.
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OTHER WORDS FROM heteronormativehet·er·o·nor·ma·tiv·i·ty [het-er-uh-nawr-muh-tiv-i-tee], /ˌhɛt ər əˌnɔr məˈtɪv ɪ ti/, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for heteronormative
In a funny way, Lana is almost too straight to be heteronormative.
This is a completely heteronormative presumption that masculinity is a quality only exuded by men who have sex with women.