Definition of streetwear in US English:



  • Casual clothing of a style worn especially by members of various urban youth subcultures.

    ‘she was one of the first mainstream artists to champion streetwear, wearing oversized hoodies and graphic tees’
    as modifier ‘the Los Angeles-based streetwear brand’
    • ‘This collection has some exquisite items engulfed amongst gritty streetwear.’
    • ‘Many foreign designers requested exhibition space, especially in the streetwear section, which has been enlarged.’
    • ‘The ad is very Dior in a stylish, casual streetwear sort of way.’
    • ‘Everything from the hottest new streetwear to the latest lingerie was paraded on the catwalk last evening.’
    • ‘With experience in sportswear, childrens' wear, and youth style, Taylor is well placed to understand the market in streetwear.’