How to Pronounce queers?

Correct pronunciation for the word "queers" is [kwˈi͡əz], [kwˈi‍əz], [k_w_ˈiə_z].

"Queers" in context

Queer is an identity term used by those who identify outside of the gender binary that exists in traditional western cultures. Those who identify as queer may identify as gender nonconforming, non-binary, gender fluid, gender queer, gender dysphoric, gender variant, gender questioning, or gender creative. Additionally, individuals may identify as queer regardless of their sexual orientation as it is about gender identity, not sexual orientation.

Much of the time, individuals who identify as queer have experienced discrimination, stigma and systemic oppression - from healthcare disparities to increased risks of homelessness or physical danger to inadequate representation in the media.

Usage over time for queers:

This graph shows how "queers" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

10 words made out of letters QUEERS

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