Definition of eco-chic in English:


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


1Concern with environmental issues, viewed as a fashion or fad: eco-chic is all the rage!
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  • The two eco-chic stars have been joined on the green podium by other international jet-setting celebrities.
  • When you're shopping for the holidays in this year of eco-chic, remember: ‘tis the season to be green.
  • This eco-chic exhibit focuses on the work of 38 international designers who were cherry-picked for marrying modern aesthetics with sustainability.
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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  • When buying homeware products, look for ones made from sustainable or re-used materials. Eco-chic is the next big thing!
  • Hemp threads and hybrid cars aren't the only harbingers of eco-chic design.
  • An ‘eco-chic’ café, half underground and with a roof made of grass, is to be built in the heart of St James's Park, London.

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