Definition of geek chic in English:

geek chic

noun

mass nouninformal
  • The dress, appearance, and culture associated with computing and technology enthusiasts, regarded as stylish or fashionable.

    ‘the crowd is young, the style is geek chic, and the latest in computer gadgetry is on display’
    • ‘My clothes now have an easygoing geek chic look that my friends say well suits my personality.’
    • ‘There's plenty of the knitted stuff to choose from: will it be a touch of modern day 70s geek chic with a tank top?’
    • ‘Phones have become geek chic fashion accessories.’
    • ‘This is bound to be the next wave in Japanese geek chic: remote-controlled home robots.’
    • ‘It's all part of the new geek chic which means it finally is really hip to be square.’
    • ‘For one thing he's not simply another Hollywood hot shot embracing geek chic for the sake of a part.’
    • ‘Finally picked up my ultra geek chic glasses on Saturday.’
    • ‘He studied computing, and had a certain air of geek chic about him.’
    • ‘Self-assured and well coiffed, with square geek-chic glasses, he's a far cry from the stereotypical pasty and ponytailed tech jock.’
    • ‘We're in a time of geek chic - a lot of girls go for that type.’