Definition of lumbersexual in English:

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Pronunciation: /lʌmbəˈsɛkʃʊəl/


A young urban man who cultivates an appearance and style of dress (typified by a beard and check shirt) suggestive of a rugged outdoor lifestyle: the baristas are all lumbersexuals
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  • A lumbersexual may appear to be a tough guy, but you can bet he put lots of thought into his outfit.
  • BuzzFeed unearthed some recent photos of the 30-year-old and dubbed him a "lumbersexual," due to his long, full beard and possible ability to build a cabin with his bare hands.
  • The campaign is focused on bringing the outdoor, active lifestyle back into fashion, which caters directly to the lumbersexual trend.


Early 21st century: from lumberjack + sexual, on the model of metrosexual.

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