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English definition of “metrosexual”


noun [C]     /ˌmet.rəʊˈsek.sjʊəl/ US  /-oʊ-/
a man who is attracted to women sexually but who is also interested in fashion and his appearanceKinds of menMen and womenRelating to sexual preference
(Definition of metrosexual noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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