Meaning of trans man in English:

trans man

Pronunciation /ˈtranz man/

nounplural noun trans men

(also transman)
  • A person whose birth sex was female but who lives and identifies as a man; a transgender man.

    ‘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.’