Definition of lookist in English:


noun & adjective

  • See lookism

    • ‘She manages to get off some funny lines and deft observations of the lookist culture, but you have the feeling they came from her co-workers at the magazine.’
    • ‘She added: "People need to be more aware of the effects that these images have on men and the fact that we are becoming a much more ‘lookist’ culture."’
    • ‘Is television a lookist industry? Of course it is.’
    • ‘The Eligibles is one of those lists that a few might complain is shallow, vanity-inducing and lookist, but absolutely everyone scans and selects.’