A trans woman is a woman who was assigned male at birth. Trans women may experience gender dysphoria and may transition; this process commonly.
Transgender people have a gender identity or gender expression that differs from their . These terms have now been superseded by "trans man" and "trans woman", respectively, and the terms "trans-masculine" or "trans-feminine" are.
Transgender women are sometimes referred to as trans women. Some may also be known as male-to-female transsexuals, MTFs, transsexual.