Why not create the world with words
Abrosexual/romantic
Someone who experiences a fluid and/or changing orientation.
Ace
An umbrella term for any identity on the asexual spectrum. Also shorthand for "asexual."
Ace/aroflux
Someone who experiences varying degrees of attraction.
Affirm
to support, validate, and/or assert that something is true/correct.
Agender/genderless
Someone who is without gender, gender neutral, and/or rejects the concept of gender for themselves.
Ally
Someone who does not identify as LGBTQIA+, but actively supports the community.
Androgyne
A non-binary gender in which a person is both a man and woman, neither a man nor woman, and/or somewhere in between man and woman.
Androgynesexual/romantic
Someone who is attracted to androgyny.
Androgynous
Possessing qualities which are traditionally associated as both masculine and feminine, neither masculine nor feminine, and/or in between masculine and feminine.
Aporagender
Both a specific gender identity and an umbrella term for being a non-binary gender separate from man, woman, and anything in between while still having a very strong and specific gendered feeling.
Appropriation
Borrowing or adopting something as one's own when it did not originate from them or their culture. This type of use occurs without proper understanding, credit, and/or permission. (Example: white people wearing feathered headdresses as costumes during Halloween.)
Aro
An umbrella term for any identity on the aromantic spectrum. Also shorthand for "aromantic."
Aromantic
An umbrella term, or stand-alone identifier, for someone who experiences little or no romantic attraction.
Asexual
An umbrella term, or stand-alone identifier, for someone who experiences little or no sexual attraction.
Autosexual/romantic
Being able to elicit a sexual/romantic attraction from yourself by yourself and/or not desiring to partake in sexual activity with others, but still enjoying being sexually intimate with yourself.
Bicurious
Someone curious about having sexual/romantic attractions and/or experiences with more than one gender.
Bigender
Someone who has/experiences two genders.
Binary
The rigid way society divides sex and gender into only two categories: 1) male/men and 2) female/women.
Bisexual/romantic
Being attracted to two or more genders.
Bisexual/romantic
Being attracted to two or more genders.
Bisexual/romantic
Being attracted to two or more genders.
Conflate
To confuse, blend, connect or combine two independent things/ideas.
Community
When this book uses the term «community" it refers to a collective group of LGBTQIA+ people and organizations, as well as their supporters, who are all united by common identities, cultures, and/or social goals.
Demigender
Someone who has/experiences a partial connection to one or more genders.