(to) misgender

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22:54 Nov 1, 2019
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Social Sciences - Psychology
Additional field(s): General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters, Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.
English term or phrase: (to) misgender
Definition from Oxford Dictionary:
Verb, transitive. The action of misstating a person's gender, especially of addressing or referring to a transgender person in terms that do not reflect their gender identity.

Example sentence(s):
  • Such a law might have reminded Vlaming that misgendering a transgender child is wrong. CNN
  • "Personally, I've been misgendered many times before. and it can be really demoralizing and just frustrating and that people just assume who you are and then try to make excuses for why they have used the wrong pronoun," said owner of Cocoa and Spice, Jennifer Mowad. NBC29
  • Sam Dylan Finch recounts his experience of being misgendered by doctors after attempting suicide, showing why it's critical that doctors do better for transgender patients. Teen Vogue
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Summary of translations provided
4pogrešno navođenje roda
Aleksandra Rodic Gojak
3pogrešno polno identifikovati
Milica Radojičić

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pogrešno navođenje roda

Definition from own experience or research:
pogrešno imenovanje roda osobe, posebno transrodne osobe, korišćenjem termina ili zamenice/zamenica koje ne odražavaju rodni identitet te osobe

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  • „Nakon unutrašnjeg sukoba sa svojim rodom tokom čitavog života, odlučio sam da prigrlim ono što zapravo jesam – unutra i spolja. Razumem da će biti mnogo grešaka i pogrešnog navođenja mog pola, ali vas molim da probate“, napisao je pevač na Instagramu. - www.rts.rs  
Aleksandra Rodic Gojak
Local time: 04:32
Native speaker of: Native in SerbianSerbian
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6 days   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
pogrešno polno identifikovati

Definition from own experience or research:
pogrešno identifikovati pol neke osobe korišćenjem pogrešnih termina i/ili zamenica koje nisu u skladu sa stvarnim polnim identitetom te osobe

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  • Da postoji suštinska povezanost između mentalnog zdravlja i polnih uloga pokazuju brojne studije, koje sasvim suprotno važećim stavovima o značaju pravilne polne identifikacije pokazuju da rigidne i "normalne" polne identifikacije deluju destruktivno na mentalno zdravlje. - Polne uloge i mentalno zdravlje  
Milica Radojičić
Local time: 04:32
Native speaker of: Native in SerbianSerbian
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