Meaning of trans man in English:

trans man

Pronunciation /ˈtranz man/

nountrans men

  • A transgender person who has transitioned from female to male.

    ‘I married a trans man, so I'm well-acquainted with all the shades of gender expression a female-bodied person can achieve.’
    • ‘I am a twenty-four year old Female-to-Male transman.’
    • ‘I know of one trans man working within the Catholic priesthood and two trans people studying to do so.’
    • ‘Those who are assigned as female at birth but who sense their body sexual function as, and identify themselves as, male are known as trans men, and vice versa.’
    • ‘Don't have all the details to hand, but there's a Channel 4 documentary tomorrow evening, following four trans men in different stages of transition.’