Definitions for high-tech

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. high technology.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  2. a style of interior design using industrial and commercial fixtures, materials, etc., or incorporating elements having the stark, utilitarian appearance characteristic of industrial design.

    Category: Furniture

  3. (adj.)of, pertaining to, or suggesting high-tech or high technology.

    Category: Furniture

Origin of high-tech:

1970–75; by shortening

Princeton's WordNet

  1. high technology, high tech(adj)

    highly advanced technological development (especially in electronics)

  2. high-tech, hi-tech(adj)

    resembling or making use of highly advanced technology or devices

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. high-tech(adjective)ˈhaɪ nɪs

    using modern technology

    high-tech communications devices

Translations for high-tech

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


(also hi-tech )

high-tech industries.

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