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agender (not comparable)
- Without an associated gender (in any sense); not having a particular gender.
- An agender noun includes both the masculine and feminine forms.
- 2000 November 21, abbycat2 [username], “Re: God and Grammar”, in soc.religion.quaker (Usenet):
- "He" has been used as the default pronoun, and as I said, unfortunately there is no agender equivalent to he/she, as "it" is usually equated with something without life, or at least of a life form considered to be less intelligent (that in itself is negotiable, but this is for a different topic).
- [2020 April 6, Dan Shive, El Goonish Shive (webcomic), Comic for Monday, Apr 6, 2020:
- "'Agender'? I'm pretty sure that means not identifying as a particular gender? I'm sorry. That's just what it made me think of. I'm not trying to tell you what to--"]
- For more quotations using this term, see Citations:agender.
- See genderless
having no gender
- “agender”, in Collins English Dictionary.
- “agender, adj.”, in Lexico, Dictionary.com; Oxford University Press, 2019–2022.
- “agender”, in OneLook Dictionary Search.
- “agender”, in Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary, Springfield, Mass.: Merriam-Webster, 1996–present.