Gender interacts with but is different from biological sex. Socially constructed characteristics, such as attitudes, behaviors, norms, and roles, assigned to men, women, etc. are collectively understood as gender.
One's gender identity is based on their deeply individual understanding and experiences of self.
Usage in sentence:
- The assumption that there are only two genders is not true.
- More awareness about gender should be spread among the common populace.
- Gender roles are becoming blurred.