metrosexual

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Portmanteau of metropolitan and heterosexual. Coined in 1994.[1]

Noun[edit]

metrosexual (plural metrosexuals)

  1. A man concerned with personal appearance, such as personal grooming, fashion, and aesthetics in general. (Usually urban, heterosexual, often affluent).
  2. A man who is seen, sociologically, as having attributes common to homosexuals, but is in fact heterosexual.

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Adjective[edit]

metrosexual (comparative more metrosexual, superlative most metrosexual)

  1. Of or relating to a metrosexual or the metrosexual lifestyle.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "A Decade Later, Whither the Metrosexual". King-Slutzky, Johannah. The Atlantic. August 27, 2014

Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

metrosexual m (plural metrosexuals)

  1. metrosexual

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

metrosexual m (plural metrosexuales)

  1. metrosexual

Adjective[edit]

metrosexual m, f (plural metrosexuales)

  1. metrosexual