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eco-chic Syllabification: ec·o-chic
Pronunciation: /ˈekōˌSHēk/ /ˈēkō-/

Definition of eco-chic in English:


1Concern with environmental issues, viewed as a fashion or fad: eco-chic is all the rage!
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  • John Kerry looks to be the ultimate embodiment of Beltway eco-chic.
  • Carbon consciousness is catching on, and eco-chic is all the rage!
  • Conscious Style Home is his manifesto, a simple but zealous attempt to convince the masses not just to adopt a stance against furriers but to embrace an entire eco-chic worldview, starting with your own abode.
1.1Design or clothing that reflects a concern with environmental issues: almost overnight, the front lobby went from art deco to eco-chic [as modifier]: an eco-chic hemp drawstring bag
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  • Five eco-chic dome-shaped tent pods on raised wooden platforms around a traditional Alpine chalet.
  • While eco-chic accessories are gaining prominence in the mainstream, each of these designers faces challenges in educating his or her clientele.
  • Designer Rogan Gregory recycles a crocheted tunic into an eco-chic shopping tote.
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