sexual minority

[ sek-shoo-uhl mahy-nawr-i-tee, -nor-, mi- ]

  1. a member or members of the LGBTQ+ community, used especially in the context of discrimination against or advocacy for a minoritized sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.

Origin of sexual minority

First recorded in1975–80

Words Nearby sexual minority Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023