techy

adjective
\ ˈte-kē How to pronounce techy (audio) \

Definition of techy

: characterized by technological sophistication : technical techy innovations

Examples of techy in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web 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, "Three Reasons You Need a Personal Weather Station," 4 Dec. 2020 The one caveat to this rule: getting a techy gift that doesn't... uh... work. Lee Neikirk, USA TODAY, "The 45 best and coolest tech gifts of 2020," 25 Sep. 2020 In a bid to go more techy, the blue chip exchange announced the addition of Salesforce.com, Amgen and Honeywell International last week. Bernhard Warner, Fortune, "Buffett’s big bet on Japan sends global stocks higher," 31 Aug. 2020 Other rich-looking textiles inspired by techy athletic wear are used as well. Rich Ceppos, Car and Driver, "Tested: 2021 Polestar 2 Goes Light on Style, Big on Tech," 3 Aug. 2020 Model Emily Ratajkowski who, yesterday, was spotted in New York City making the case for techy earphones out on the streets. Vogue, "Geek-Chic! Emily Ratajkowski Makes the Case for Techy Earphones," 3 Oct. 2019 In Padua’s story the two friends complete the gargantuan engine and become an eccentric, techy crime-fighting duo. Sarah Lewin Frasier, Scientific American, "In Celebration of Ada Lovelace, the First Computer Programmer," 14 Oct. 2015 The dance punk band YACHT has always felt like a somewhat techy act since debuting in the early 2000s. Wired, "How YACHT Used Machine Learning to Create Their New Album," 5 Sep. 2019 Previous SlideNext Slide The dance punk band YACHT has always felt like a somewhat techy act since debuting in the early 2000s. Nathan Mattise, Ars Technica, "How YACHT fed their old music to the machine and got a killer new album," 31 Aug. 2019

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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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“Techy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/techy. Accessed 27 Feb. 2021.

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