Definition of futuristic in English:

futuristic

Syllabification: fu·tur·is·tic
Pronunciation: /ˌfyo͞oCHəˈristik
 
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adjective

  • 1Having or involving very modern technology or design: a swimming pool and futuristic dome
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    • This year the challenge was to design an innovative and futuristic solution for winter warmth.
    • At one point of time, all the jewels on display are futuristic in design, even to the point of appearing bizarre to the uninitiated.
    • Now designs for the futuristic development are set to follow shortly, subject to approval from city planning officers.
  • 1.1(Of a film or book) set in the future, typically in a world of advanced or menacing technology.
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    • And believe me, there is nothing schmaltzy about this riveting futuristic film noir thriller.
    • But one has to foresee the developments in the future to do a futuristic film.
    • As a futuristic, gothic thriller, however, the film is somewhat lacking.
  • 2 (Futuristic) dated Of or characteristic of Futurism.

Derivatives

futuristically

adverb
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  • Nowadays, the heart of the computer is more likely to be a sleek, futuristically designed container that is both easy on the eye and handy to move around as well.
  • The futuristically styled megastore in Hong Kong, with 2,000 square meters of retail space, is located at a new prime office building in the downtown Central district and will open for business Nov.1.
  • If you happen to select the wrong part, which is virtually inevitable, you are treated to a futuristically melancholy ‘sorry, pal!’

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