techie

noun tech·ie \ ˈte-kē \

Definition of techie

:a person who is very knowledgeable or enthusiastic about technology and especially high technology

techie

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of techie

by shortening & alteration from technician


TECHIE Defined for English Language Learners

techie

noun

Definition of techie for English Language Learners

  • : someone who knows a lot about technology


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