Definition of ghetto-fabulous in English:

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ghetto-fabulous

adjective

informal
Denoting or exemplifying an ostentatious or flamboyant lifestyle or style of clothing of a type associated with the hip-hop subculture: ghetto-fabulous rappers
More example sentences
  • He favoured flashy, shiny fabrics, rather like the ghetto-fabulous P. Diddy.
  • The lifestyles among Goines's characters would be called "ghetto fabulous" today.
  • Few phrases offer more mixed messages or feel more inherently contradictory than the term "ghetto fabulous."
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