metrosexual

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metrosexual

a young, straight, sensitive urban male who enjoys good clothes, stylish living, the art of decorating, and self-improvement

met·ro·sex·u·al

 (mĕt′rə-sĕk′sho͞o-əl)
n.
A heterosexual man who is sensitive to stereotypic feminine interests and is very concerned with personal appearance, as in grooming and dressing stylishly.

[ Blend of metropolitan + heterosexual (coined punningly by Mark Simpson (born 1965), British author and journalist).]

met′ro·sex′u·al adj.

metrosexual

(ˌmɛtrəʊˈsɛksjʊəl)
n
a heterosexual man who spends a lot of time and money on his appearance and likes to shop
adj
of or relating to metrosexuals
Translations
métrosexuel

metrosexual

[,metrəˈseksjʊəl]
A. ADJmetrosexual
B. Nmetrosexual m
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The purpose of this study was to determine various factors such as age, occupation, income, models and celebrity influence, as well as the role of metrosexuals (independent variables), which have an effect on consumers in buying men's cosmetic products (dependent variable).
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"The rise of celebrity metrosexuals from Hollywood and Bollywood, has made male grooming a more acceptable, if not necessary, form of masculine maintenance,"
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In part driven by the "massification of metrosexuals," the most critical aspect of this trend has been the growth of a youth culture which places increasing social and media pressure on men to be young, fit and well groomed, said the market research company.
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