high tech


variants or less commonly hi-tech
: a style of interior design featuring industrial products, materials, or designs
high-tech adjective
or less commonly hi-tech

Examples of high tech in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web And California’s unemployment rate of 5.3% last month was the highest in the country, reflecting weakness in key sectors such as entertainment, high tech, and business and professional services. Don Lee, Los Angeles Times, 24 May 2024 The attraction's high tech audio-animatronics are also moving. Eve Chen, USA TODAY, 12 May 2024 Jan Roeser, an economist at the Idaho Department of Labor, said some of the industries that saw the most wage growth in the Boise area were commercial construction, manufacturing and high tech. Angela Palermo, Idaho Statesman, 7 May 2024 Khattak and Sever founded the company in 2010 to integrate high tech into health care. Natallie Rocha, San Diego Union-Tribune, 2 May 2024 See all Example Sentences for high tech 

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Word History

First Known Use

1969, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of high tech was in 1969

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“High tech.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/high%20tech. Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

Kids Definition


: of or relating to high technology
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