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pertaining collectively to people who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender: the LGBT community.
Usually LGBTs, LGBT's . a person in this group: Which city has the most LGBTs?
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Also called GLBT .
Origin of LGBT
First recorded in 1990–95; by abbreviation
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How to use LGBT in a sentence
In 2011 LGBT media outlet Queerty took the app to task for allegedly deleting accounts that made reference to being trans.Grindr’s Trans Dating Problem|David Levesley|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
In Uganda, legislators are considering further criminalization of LGBT advocacy and same-sex relationships.
This is where much of the action will be for anti-LGBT groups.
First, as opposition to gay marriage collapses, American anti-LGBT activists will slow their battle against it.
In October, he traveled to Denver with Fry to support his work with LGBT rights organization The Matthew Sheppard Foundation.Meet Stephen Fry’s Future Husband (Who Is Less Than Half His Age)|Tom Sykes|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for LGBT
lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender
noun (ˈɛlˈdʒiːˈbiːˈtiː) plural LGBT's or LGBTs
a lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender person
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