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Definition of techy

: characterized by technological sophistication : technical techy innovations

Examples of techy in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Infinite could be everyone’s go-to training shoe, but is also amazing for medium distance and more techy, burly races. Owen Clarke, Outside Online, 17 Mar. 2021 All of that badness is compounded by the fact that no one explains to us regular, non-techy people where these risks come from and how to prevent them. Washington Post, 23 Feb. 2022 There seems to be something going on in the jet-ski world—something very luxurious, fast and techy. Michael Verdon, Robb Report, 22 Feb. 2022 The Nemo in Curacao looked cute and techy from the exterior, with its large acrylic sphere and two seats. Michael Verdon, Robb Report, 11 Feb. 2022 Plenty of restaurateurs are still holding on to the techy touch, while many spots, like Tangerine, have retired their QR code menus. Kathryn O'shea-evans, WSJ, 22 Dec. 2021 The notebook is sleek and stylish, so your teenager will receive a classy gift with a techy surprise. Popular Science, 16 Mar. 2021 The sensor is easily mounted to any vertical surface outside your home, feeding a brilliant layout that ads a techy touch to any interior. The Editors, Outdoor Life, 4 Dec. 2020 The one caveat to this rule: getting a techy gift that doesn't... uh... work. Lee Neikirk, USA TODAY, 25 Sep. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of techy

1977, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for techy

tech- (in technical entry 1 or technology) + -y entry 1

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21 May 2022

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“Techy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 May. 2022.

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