What does metrosexual mean?

A male who is meticulous about fashion and grooming

A metrosexual is a male who spends a lot of time manscaping and has a refined fashion taste. He is up-to-date on current events and thinks of himself as progressive.

A metrosexual is also a heterosexual that can easily be confused with a hipster, and lives in an urban environment. David Beckham is credited with bringing the lifestyle into the limelight.


"I'm not a big fan of metrosexuals, they spend too much time on their looks and are often prettier than me."
Metrosexual soccer star David Beckham

Metrosexual soccer star David Beckham

Related Slang


Last Updated: March 21, 2017

Metrosexual definition

This page explains what the slang term "Metrosexual" means. The definition, example, and related terms listed above have been written and compiled by the Slangit team.

We are constantly updating our database with new slang terms, acronyms, and abbreviations. If you would like to suggest a term or an update to an existing one, please let us know!