Definition of gender

Definition of gender
  1. gender Noun A division of nouns and pronouns (and sometimes of other parts of speech), such as masculine, feminine, neuter or common.
  2. gender Noun A division between classes or kinds.
  3. gender Noun The mental analog of sex: one's maleness, femaleness, etc., as seen from their own perspective.
  4. gender Noun A socio-cultural phenomenon that divides people into various categories such as "male" and "female," with each having associated dress, roles, stereotypes, etc.
  5. gender Verb to engender
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